Single leaf from a book of hours : in Flemish
- Single leaf from a book of hours : in Flemish
- Title (uniform):
Book of hours
- Catholic Church
- Former owner:
- Bruce P. Ferrini (Firm)
Books of hours
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
Medieval and Early Renaissance Manuscripts (Collection of Distinction)
NetherlandsUtrecht province (province)Utrecht
- 1 leaf : parchment, ill. ; 180 x 127 (100 x 65) mm.
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (ownership):
Provenance: This leaf is quite similar in style and format to BPL q. Med. 86, and appears to be from the same workshop.
- Notes (acquisition):
Source of acquisition: Acquired in 1992 from Bruce Ferrini.
Title devised by cataloger.
Litany (Angels, Apostles and Popes).
Origin: Written in Flanders, probably Utrecht, in the third quarter of the 15th century.
Bibliographic record created by BPL staff based on description by Dr. Lisa Fagin Davis.
Bibliography: N. van Wijk, Het getijdenboek van Geert Grote (Leiden, 1940).
- Notes (object):
Script: Written in a Gothic bookhand in black ink.
Layout: Bounding and writing lines in brown plummet, bounding lines full-length.
Decoration: In the outer margin of the recto, a bird with a banderole reading "Disellen mit mi wande/ren in witten dederai want siis w' dich siin"; in the outer margin of the verso, a bird with a banderole reading "Dat seker h't is altoes blide."
Binding: Tipped into a heavy matte and housed in an oversize folder.
- Table of Contents:
[Recto] ...heilighe gheest.../[Verso]...Sainte Clete... (van Wijk pp. 145-146).
- Call #:
RARE BKS MS pb Med. 235