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Austin, University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center,  HRC 002
Description: ff. 98 - Bequest to the University of Texas by the Miriam Lutcher Stark family, 1925.
Notes:-Rebound and overpainted in s. XIX.
Acknowledgments: - Information taken from the Marchita Bradford Mauck's M.A. thesis, Tulane Univerisity.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 22
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/HRC002_37
Language: Latin Country: France Century: 15th

Part 1: ff. 1-98
Description: - Parchment - 190 x 125 mm - 19 long lines ruled in faint red ink.
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVSearchable Date Range: 1400 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic
Figurative Decoration: 13 full page scenes, 1 half-page miniature, and 144 bas de page vignettes, the majority depicting animals. All overpainted: the models were Renaissance Italian images.
Other Decoration: Full or partial floral and vine borders, all of which were added later than the text and also overpainted, appear on every non-calendar page.
Notes: Miniatures and borders overpainted at least once, probably in s. XIX. Gilded areas are actually gold paint and lacquer.
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-98
Title: Book of Hours
Language(s): Latin
Status of text: Book has been rebound more than once.
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f. 1r   First page of calendar.
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f. 13r   St. Jerome.
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f. 13v   Crucifixion.
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f. 14r   6 line decorated initial beginning the Hours of the Holy Cross.
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f. 14v   Representative bas de page miniature. "Gold" overpainting from recto side bleeding through parchment.
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f. 18v   Pentecost.
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f. 18v   Annunciation.
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f. 22v   Priest at foot of the altar.
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f. 35r   St. Andrew and St. Christopher.
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f. 40v   Annunciation to Zacharias. Faces Matins, Hours of the Virgin.
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f. 52r   Cherubs riding a camel.
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f. 52v   Annunciation. Faces Lauds, Hours of the Virgin.
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f. 60r   Visitation. Faces end of Lauds.
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f. 60v   Annunciation to the shepherds. Faces Prime, Hours of the Virgin.
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f. 64r   Annunciation to the shepherds. Faces end of Prime.
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f. 64v   Circumcision. Faces Terce, Hours of the Virgin.
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f. 71r   Presentation in the Temple. Faces end of Sext.
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f. 71v   Adoration of the Magi. Faces None, Hours of the Virgin.
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f. 80v   Coronation of the Virgin. Faces Office of Blessed Virgin for Advent.
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f. 87r   Censing Altar.
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f. 87v   David penitent.
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f. 98r   Last page of the Litany of the Saints, and of the manuscript. This litany is in a different (and later?) hand.
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