Ms. 66 (99.MK.48), J. Paul Getty Museum

Holding institution title: Psalter

Holding institution classification: Psalter

Holding institution location: Los Angeles, CA



Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1205 – 1230

Language(s): Latin


Country of production: France

City or region of production: Noyon?

Illumination contents: King David Praying in initial D, Samuel anointing David in initial D, King David pointing to his mouth in initial D, David before Saul in initial Q, Fool with two Demons in initial D, King David praying in initial S, King David ringing bells in initial C, King David praying in initial D, Christ enthroned in initial D

Text contents: Calendar, Psalter

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Master of the Ingeborg Psalter (French, active about 1195-about 1210)

Patron: “Almost certainly made for a wealthy layperson for use in private prayer”

Materials: Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment

Binding original?: Unknown

Binding description: Bound between pasteboard covered with brown calf

Folio height (in centimeters): 31

Folio width (in centimeters): 21.9

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