Farnese Hours

Title:
Farnese Hours
Library:
Pierpont Morgan Library
Language:
Latin
City:
NEW YORK, N.Y.
Shelf Mark:
Ms. M. 69
Alternate Names:
Cardinal Alessandro Farnese, Hours
Origin:
Rome, Italy
Dimensions:
114 folios -- ca. 172 x 106 mm.
Date Description:
1546
Author:
Francesco Monterchi (scribe), Giulio Clovio (miniaturist)
Hand:
Humanistic cursive
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
full-page framed illuminations in the maniera style -- elaborate marginal decorations -- classical influence --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection ND 2990 .S6 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Partial reproduction: 26 full-page miniatures and 37 illuminated pages of text -- Color -- Full-size --
Publication Date:
1976 [?]
Place of Publication:
New York, NY, USA
Publisher:
George Braziller
Printer:
Draeger Frères, Paris, France
Notes:
Other names: Webster Smith (introduction and commentaries), Photography: Charles Passela (For review see Eugene A. Carroll, The Art Bulletin, March 1979)
Bibliography:
note: Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection BX 2000 .A35 F2786 2001, v.2 is the companion volume to the 2001 facsimile published by Graz : Akademische Druck- und Verlags-Anstalt (Codices selecti ,106) , which ND does *not* own --
Type of Text:
Book of hours, devotional, religious