M.865, The Morgan Library & Museum

Holding institution title: Book of Hours

Holding institution classification: Book of Hours

Holding institution location: New York, NY

URL: https://www.themorgan.org/manuscript/76980


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1400 – 1450

Language(s): Latin, French

Use: Rome

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Brittany?

Illumination contents: St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt with miracle of the cornfield, Coronation of the Virgin, King David praying, Crucifixion with Christ’s side pierced, Pentecost, Office of the Dead

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Sequences, Obsecro te, O Intemerata, Hymn: “Salve regina misericor”, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Virgin for Advent, Litany, Short Hours of the Cross, Short Hours of the Holy Spirit, Office of the Dead, Added Prayers

Hours intercalated?:






Binding original?: No

Binding description: Formerly in 18th-century French calf; rebound in 1953 by Marguerite Duprez Lahey.

Folio height (in centimeters): 20.6

Folio width (in centimeters): 15.3

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