Book of Hours

Record ID: 
136032
Accession number: 
MS M.514
Title: 
Book of Hours
Created: 
Belgium, ca. 1425-1450.
Credit: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1912.
Description: 
191 leaves (1 column, 14 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 100 x 70 mm
Provenance: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from Leo S. Olschki in 1912; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Notes: 

Ms. book of hours for the use of Rome (Hours of the Virgin); written and illuminated in Belgium, ca. 1425-1450.
Decoration: 4 full historiated borders.
Artist: Gold Scrolls Group.
Flemish 16th-century brown morocco, gilt and polished, with Crucifixion on upper cover and Virgin of the Apocalypse on the lower; in blue morocco case.

Script: 
textura
Language: 
Latin
Century: 
Classification: