Book of Hours, Use of Paris
fol.175v Office of the Dead with small illumination of the Crucifixion
French, ca. 1450-1475
Language: Latin and French
ink on vellum
height 16.5 cm | width 11.8cm | bound to 17.5 x 12.5 cm
270 leaves. Binding 21st century brown Morocco, blind tooling, raise bands.
Portland State University Library Special Collections, BX2080.A2 1450z
Gift of A. Gordon Hunter
This manuscript was the subject of the exhibition "Texts of Time: The Portland State Book of Hours and the Medieval Manuscript Tradition" at Portland State University Millar Library, May 4-July 17, 2015.
The accompanying catalog essays, written by Medieval Portland Capstone Students, can be found at sites.google.com/a/pdx.edu/texts-of-time and at PDXScholar pdxscholar.library.pdx.edu/textsoftime