Book of Hours, use of Rouen

Medieval Manuscripts
Book of Hours, use of Rouen

Item Info

Item No: mca1260691
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rouen
Script: Bastarda
Language: Latin
Folio Number: f. 69r
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: The Virgin and Child with Patrons
Notes: This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1500.
Notes: This miniature precedes a special prayer to the Virgin Mary that was read on Saturdays. The man and woman who kneel in prayer on either side of the Virgin and Child probably represent the couple who originally owned the manuscript. Based on a coat of arms on fol. 37v, the original owners have been identified as from the families of Quinard of Languedoc and Venot de Noisy of Burgundy and Lyonnais.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1560479
Country: Country:France

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1510
Image Dimensions Width: 166 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 126

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