Ms. Ludwig IX 20 (83.ML.116), J. Paul Getty Museum

Holding institution title: Book of Hours

Holding institution classification: Book of Hours

Holding institution location: Los Angeles, CA



Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1544

Language(s): Latin

Use: Rome

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Paris

Illumination contents: Frontispiece, St. John the Evangelist, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane, Annunciation, Visitation, Nativity, Annunciation to the Shepherds, Adoration of the Magi, Presentation in the Temple, Flight into Egypt, Coronation of the Virgin, King David Praying, Job on the Dung Heap, Nativity of the Virgin

Text contents: Calendar, Gospel Lections, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Office of the Dead, Hours of the Cross, Obsecro te

Hours intercalated?: N/A


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: T.D.


Materials: Tempera colors, gold paint, and ink on uterine parchment

Binding original?: Unknown

Binding description: Bound between wood boards covered with dark red morocco

Folio height (in centimeters): 14.3

Folio width (in centimeters): 8.1

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