Digital Scriptorium
Austin, University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center,  HRC 003
Description: ff. ii + 99 + ii - Now disbound, in quires. Former binding, s. XVIIIex black full morocco, housed separately. - Walter John Bruce Richards
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 24
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/HRC003_37
Language: Latin; Flemish Country: Flanders Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-99v
Description: - Parchment - 155 x 107 mm - 19 long lines ruled in pale red ink.
Country: FlandersCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVexSearchable Date Range: 1485 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes: 1
Script: Hybrida
Figurative Decoration: 19 miniatures, 3 of them full page and 16 small; 3 large historiated initials
Other Decoration: Strewn borders on pages with full-page miniatures and historiated intitials. 1-, 2-, and 3-line initials throughout.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-99v
Title: Book of Hours
Language(s): Latin; Flemish
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f. i recto   Owner's name "Gualterus I:B:Richards" (i.e. Walter John Bruce Richards) written in imitation Gothic script.
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f. ii verso   Bookseller's description pasted in.
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f. 1r   Calendar, beginning of January.
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f. 13v   Crucifixion.
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f. 14r   Historiated initial, Gethsemene.
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f. 20v   Annunciation.
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f. 21r   Historiated initial, Mary holding the Christ child, and being adored by a kneeling female owner in Renassiance dress.
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f. 36v   Visitation.
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f. 45r   Nativity.
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f. 49r   Circumcision.
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f. 52r   Adoration of the Magi.
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f. 54v   Christ in the temple.
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f. 57v   Flight into Egypt.
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f. 63r   Massacre of the Innocents.
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f. 69v   Resurrection.
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f. 70r   Historiated initial, David and Bathsheba.
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f. 86v   The mass of St. Gregory, with Christ as the Man of Sorrows on the altar.
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f. 88r   The Christ Child, as a small naked infant, seated on a pillow and holding the Cross.
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f. 90r   Mary suckling the Christ child.
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f. 93v   John the Baptist in the wilderness, holding a book, with the Lamb of God on a nearby hillside. Miniature glued onto page.
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f. 94r   St. James.
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f. 95v   St. Christopher.
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f. 96v   St. Anne, the Virgin and Child in the configuration known as Annaselbdritt.
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f. 97v   Two angels holding monstrance with the Host.
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