W.6, 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/181759


Digitization status: Partially digitized

Date: 1475 – 1525

Language(s): Latin

Use: Meaux (Hours of the Virgin) and Paris (Calendar, Office of the Dead)

Country of production: France

City or region of production: Unknown

Illumination contents: Christ Carrying the Cross, Christ Crowned with Thorns with Male Owner’s Name, Annunciation, Visitation, Crucifixion, Pentecost, 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

Text contents: Gospel Lection from Luke, Prayer upon rising, Prayer to Christ, Bede’s Prayer on the Seven Last Words of Christ, Prayer of St. Augustine, Prayer at Confession, Obsecro te, Stabat mater, Prayer to the Virgin, Prayer of St. Bernard, Prayer to the Virgin of Pope Innocent VIII, Prayrer to the Trinity, Prayer of St. Augustine, Prayer to one’s guardian angel, Prayer to all angels, Suffrage to all Apostles, Suffrage to all Martyrs, Suffrage to all Holy Confessors, Suffrage to John the Evangelist, Prayer to Sts. Peter and Paul, Suffrage to Paul, Prayer ot Philip and James, Prayer to James, Prayer to All Saints, prayer to Anne, prayer to the Holy Spirit, The Passion according to John, Hours of the Virgin, Hours of the Cross Hours of the Holy Spirit, Penitential Psalms, Litany, Office of the Dead, Prayer for all souls, Variations for the Hours of the Virgin, Hours of St. Stephen

Hours intercalated?: 1






Binding original?: No

Binding description: Late 17th-early 18th-century red morocco janséniste binding with Augsburg brocade paper endleaves, signed Jeremias Wolff (A. Haemmerle, Buntpapier, 1961, no. 471a).

Folio height (in centimeters): 16

Folio width (in centimeters): 10.2

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