Item No: mca1020350
Additional Title: Book of Hours, use of Rome
Rare Book Department
This opening begins Matins of the Hours of the Virgin. The image of Annunciation was a common scene with which to illustrate this office. The border decoration, with illusionistic flowers, insects, and small animals on a gold ground, is typical of Flemish illumination at this time.
Sirsi Catalog Key:
Creation Year (Single Year or Range Begin):
Image Dimensions Width:
Lewis E 102