M.756, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Psalter

Holding institution classification: Psalter

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/141476


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1245-1295

Language(s): Latin


Country of production: United Kingdom

City or region of production: Oxford

Illumination contents: Feasting, Aquarius, Warming before the fire, Pruning vines, Aries, Holding flowering branches, Taurus, Falconing, Gemini, Mowing, Cancer, Reaping, Leo, Threshing, Virgo, Making wine, Libra, Sowing, Scorpio, Gathering acorns, Sagittarius, Slaughtering a pig, Capricorn, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Baptism of Christ, Payment of Judas, Last Supper, Betrayal of Christ, Flagellation of Christ, Christ Carrying the Cross, Crucifixion, Descent from the Cross, Resurrection, Holy Women at the Tomb, Noli me tangere, Incredulity of Thomas, Ascension of Christ, Pentecost, Trinity enthroned, Coronation of the Virgin, St. Peter and St. Paul, St. Christopher, St. James major and St. Lawrence, St. Giles and St. Michael, St. Bartholomew and St. Stephen, St. George and St. Edmund, St. Eustace and St. Martin, St. John the Baptist and St. Leonard, Two bishops, Two abbots. St. Catherine and St. Margaret, Veiled female Saint and St. Mary Magdalene, Two nuns, St. Leodegarius, St. Nicholas, St. Fremund, St. Thomas Becket, Male saint, St. Eligius, Virgo lactans with kneeling male and female owner portraits, David and musicians and Judgment of Solomon in initial B, David in the waters and David with two men and an angel in initial D, King David and Christ in initial D, Fool with four men and Christ in initial D, David and Christ and David in waters in initial S, David and musicians and man holding slab of stone pointing to a building in initial E, Trinity enthroned and Coronation of the Virgin in initial D

Text contents: Calendar, Psalter, Canticles, Confitebor tibi domine, Ego dixi in dimidio, Exultavit cor meum, Cantemus domino gloriose enim, Domini audivi auditionem tuam, Audite celi que loquar, Benedicite, Te deum, Benedicitus, Athanasian Creed, Magnificat, Nunc dimittis, Litany, Prayers, Added collects

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Materials: Vellum

Binding original?: No

Binding description: 17th-century English calf, gilt, in red morocco gold-tooled case.

Folio height (in centimeters): 29.3

Folio width (in centimeters): 19.8

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