Book of Hours, use of Rome

Medieval Manuscripts
Book of Hours, use of Rome

Item Info

Item No: mca0990070
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Script: Gothic bookhand
Language: Latin
Folio Number: ff. 7v-8r
Source: Rare Book Department

This manuscript has been dated to the 1430s.

Notes: Christ and Instruments of the Passion
Notes: This miniature, which opens the Hours of the Cross, was painted by a member of the Gold Scrolls Group. The "Gold Scrolls" style was prevalent in Bruges during the first half of the fifteenth century. Its characteristic feature is the design of gold vines against a single-color background.
Sirsi Catalog Key: 1560475
Country: Country:Belgium

Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin): 1450
Image Dimensions Width: 227 mm
ShelfMark: Lewis E 99
Creator Name: Gold Scrolls Group - Artist