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Kansas City, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Spencer Art Reference Library,  KG 33
Description: One leaf - Not bound - Gift of Marilyn Carbonell and David Weinglass, April 2013 and given to the Karen Gould Collection of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in 2012. Purchased from Eleven Eleven Books, March 2013.
Acknowledgments: - We are grateful to Brother Thomas Sullivan, O.S.B for providing the identification of the text and to Linda Ehrsam Voigts for the physical description.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 1
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Language: Latin Century: 16th

Part 1: One leaf
Description: - 152 x 100 mm - (Partial cropping at top and out margin.) Text block 126 x 61 mm. 21 lines.
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Assigned Date: s. XVIinSearchable Date Range: 1500 - 1515
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Other Decoration: Recto and verso three marginal scenes on right, one extended marginal scene at base, with texts six ornamental frame units; one with animals five painted 2-line gilt initials on red blocks, 25 painted 1-line gilt initials, painted paragraphus on red or blue blocks. Recto: Framed printed scenes include two with image of Christ appearing to disciples post resurrection, one of disciples with women, one printed Ascension scene at bottom (women on left, men on right) with framed bearded observers on either side (in c16 dress). Verso: Framed printed scenes include seated Virgin with disciples at Pentecost, Virgin and women with the instruments of the Passion and Annunciation. Bottom: one printed scene at bottom women on left points at bed, bearded, haloed, man on right with palm before women, framed woman on left and man on right (in c16 dress).
Notes: This appears to be a French Book of Hours, Hours of the Virgin? (Nones and Sext on Recto with reference to Pentecost, Nones on Verso, prayers, with reference to Holy Spirit).
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: One leaf
Title: Book of Hours
Language(s): Latin
Incipit: aduuuandum me festina. Gloria.
Explicit: Domine ad aduuuandum. Gloria. etc.
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