Book of Hours, use of Troyes

Medieval Manuscripts
Book of Hours, use of Troyes

Item Info

Item No: mca1330402
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Troyes
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: f. 40v
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Decorated page
Notes: This decorated letter begins Lauds of the Hours of the Virgin. A more luxurious book of hours would have an illustration for each hour of the Hours of the Virgin; this manuscript has only decorated initials for the hours following Matins.
Notes: This manuscript has been dated to ca. 1460.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1538089
Country: Country:France

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1475
Image Dimensions Width: 190 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 133
Creator Name: Master of the Troyes Missal and his workshop - Artist

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