Holding institution title: Book of Hours
Holding institution classification: Book of Hours
Holding institution location: Los Angeles, CA
Digitization status: Partially digitized
Date: 1460 – 1485
Country of production: Belgium
City or region of production: Brabant?
Illumination contents: Male saint with Cruciform Staff presenting female owner portrait to St. Margaret, Coronation of the Virgin, Annunciation in initial H, Visitation in initial G, Nativity in initial G, Circumcision of Christ in initial G, Holy Face in initial G, Christ Child with an Orb in initial G, Adoration of the Magi in initial G, Presentation in the Temple in initial B, King David Praying, King David Harping in initial H, Lamb of God with Saints, Christ as Salvator Mundi in initial M, Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane in initial O, Betrayal of Christ in initial G, Christ before Pilate in initial G, Flagellation of Christ in initial G, Christ Carrying the Cross in initial G, Crucifixion in initial G, Descent from the Cross in initial G, Entombment of Christ in initial B, St. Bernard in initial V, Trinity Enthroned in initial G, Last Judgment, Angel Presenting a Soul to Christ as Judge in initial M, Virgin Mary and Christ Child in initial O, Christ as Man of Sorrows in initial D
Text contents: Calendar, Hours of the Virgin, Penitential Psalms, Hours of the Passion, Eight Verses of St. Bernard, Mass of the Trinity, Office of the Dead, Prayer to the Virgin, O Intemerata, Prayer to Christ
Personalization: A female owner portrait appears on f. 13v, presented by a male saint holding a cruciform staff (St. John the Baptist or St. Christopher?) to St. Margaret, who kneels beside the dragon.
Materials: Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment
Binding original?: Unknown
Binding description: Bound between wood boards covered with brown calf
Folio height (in centimeters): 17.1
Folio width (in centimeters): 12.2