Book of Hours
Paris, France, 1500-1510.
19th-century red velvet.
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1902.
93 leaves (1 column, 24 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 230 x 150 mm
Richard Bennett, bought Dec. 20, 1893; his Catalogue, no. 70; purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) with the Bennett Collection in 1902; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Ms. book of hours for the use of Rome (Hours of the Virgin); written and illuminated in Paris, France, 1500-1510.
Decoration: 2 full-page, 7 large, and 18 small miniatures.
Artist: various hands, including the Chief Associate of Maître François and the Master of Petrarch's Triumphs.