W.432, The Walters Art Museum

Holding institution title: W.432, Prayer book, Latin (1500-1525 CE, Leiden, Netherlands)

Holding institution classification: Prayer book

Holding institution location: Baltimore, MD

URL: https://thedigitalwalters.org/Data/WaltersManuscripts/html/W432/description.html

URL2: https://manuscripts.thewalters.org/viewer.php?id=W.432

Digitization status: Digitized

Date: 1475-1550

Language(s): Latin


Country of production: Netherlands

City or region of production: Leiden

Illumination contents: Virgin and Child, St. Michael, St. John the Baptist, St. Peter, St. Paul, St. Andrew, St. John the Evangelist, St. James Major, St. Thomas, Sts. Philip and James the less, St. Bartholomew, St. Matthew, Sts. Simon and Jude, St. Matthias, Group of Apostles, St. Stephen, St. Lawrence, St. Sebastian, St. Vincent Ferrer, St. Lambert, A pope, St. Erasmus, St. Adrian, St. Dionysius, St. Christopher, St. Gregory, St. Jerome, St. Augustine, St. Ambrose, St. Martin, St. Nicholas, St. Francis, St. Anthony the Abbot, St. Benedict, St. Bernard, St. Servatius, St. Anne, St. Mary Magdalene, St. Agnes, St. Cecilia, St. Catherine of Alexandra, St. Barbara, St. Lucy, St. Gertrude, St. Apollonia, St. Margaret, St. Dorothy, St. Ursula and the virgins, St. Elisabeth of Hungary, Mass of St. Gregory, Virgin offers fruit to Christ, Crucifixion, Annunciation, Virgin and Child, St. John the Evangelist, St. Luke, St. Matthew, St. Mark, Christ praying in the Garden of Gethsemane, Arrest of Christ, The Betrayal, Jews releasing Barabbas, Flagellation and Crowning with Thorns, Christ Carrying the Cross, Soldiers casting lots for Christ’s clothing, Crucifixion, Crucifixion

Text contents: Prayer on the Five Joys of the Virgin, Rosarium of the Virgin in Five Groups, One onf the Joys of the Virgin, Four on Christ’s Life and Passion, Prayer to the Virgin Attributed to St. Bernard, Suffrages to Guardian Angel, Suffrages, Seven Verses of St. Gregory, Communion Prayers, Vows Regarding Proper Christian Behavior, Prayer to Christ, Prayer to the Virgin that St. Bernard Received from an Angel, O Intemerata, Stabat Mater, Missus est Gabriel, Obsecro te, Gospel Sequences, Gospel Sequence of the Passion, Prayer on the Seven Last Words of Christ

Hours intercalated?:


Scribe: Unknown

Illuminator: Unknown

Patron: Unknown

Materials: Parchment

Binding original?: No

Binding description: Nineteenth-century red velvet binding; yellow and gray-green woven silk ribbon marker, anchored under top endband; two fore-edge ties of yellow silk thread wrapped with silver (tarnished)

Folio height (in centimeters): 13

Folio width (in centimeters): 9.5

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