MS0029 Horae Beatae Mariae Virginis. Roman usage. Latin ms., France, ca. 1525

Latin and some French. Vellum: 22 x 15.7 cm. 16 lines of text per page with an area (justification) of 11.8 x 7.4 cm. 162 folios. Blank page at front and back.

This Book of Hours is illustrated in a style which is a successful blending of Italian and Northern influences. The miniatures are set in architectural frames and typical is the division of the picture-space into two sections by a descriptive scroll. The total number of illustrations, large and small, is 35.