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Source 1953 - The Fitzwilliam Museum - A Handlist of the Additional Manuscripts in the Fitzwilliam Museum (Part III) - Francis Wormald and Phyllis M. Giles (Collection Catalog)
Cat./Lot # 163. (MS. 375)
Manuscript Details
Titles Hours of the Virgin
Manuscript Dates c. 1450 (1440 to 1461)
Artists Bedford Master Workshop (recorded as derived from the group of manuscripts surrounding the Bedford Book of Hours) (Style)
Languages Latin (recorded as Latin)
Materials Parchment (Vellum)
Places Rouen, Normandy, France, Europe (N. French, probably Rouen) ??
Manuscript Uses Sarum
Folios 248 Lines Columns
Height 245 Width 200 Alt Size
Binding 15th-cent. binding, blind-stamped, with 'Crucifer' panel.
Other Info

With London calendar. Miniatures, historiated initials and borders. The iconography of some of the miniatures is derived from the group of manuscripts surrounding the Bedford Book of Hours.

Provenance Information
(No Date) Morrice, Robert (as Robert Morrice)
early signature
1936 (End) Beatty, Alfred Chester, Sir, 1875-1968 (as Chester Beatty Collection)
W. MS. 101 (uncatalogued).
1936 (Start) The Fitzwilliam Museum
Given by A. Chester Beatty in 1936.
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Created by Emma Cawlfield on 2017-09-13 9:42am
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