Item No: mca1000200
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Rare Book Department
This miniature begins the Hours of the Cross, which was included in most books of hours and follows the progression of Christ's Passion from the Betrayal to the Entombment. The Crucifixion is commonly found at the beginning of this Office. Here, the dead Christ is flanked by his mother and St. John the Evangelist.
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Lewis E 100