Book of Hours, use of Paris

Medieval Manuscripts
Book of Hours, use of Paris

Item Info

Item No: mca0950202
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Paris
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: f. 20v
Source: Rare Book Department
Notes: Pietà
Notes: This miniature begins the prayer dedicated to Mary, "O intemerata" (O immaculate virgin), a Latin prayer that appears in nearly all books of hours. The Pietà highlights the sorrow that the Virgin experienced during Christ's Passion.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1559288
Country: Country:France

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1499
Image Dimensions Width: 211 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 95

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