Book of Hours

Medieval Manuscripts
Book of Hours

Item Info

Item No: mca2081622
Additional Title: Book of Hours
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin; French (calendar, prayers ff. 156r-165v, and rubrics)
Folio Number: f. 162v
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: The Trinity was a typical image to illustrate the French prayer known as the Seven Requests to our Lord because the prayer begins by addressing the Trinity. Along with the Fifteen Joys of the Virgin, this prayer was a common accessory text in fifteenth-century French books of hours.
Notes: Trinity
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1606297
Country: Country:France
City/Town/Township:Paris ?

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1475
Image Dimensions Width: 196 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 208

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