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Lawrence, University of Kansas, Kenneth Spencer Research Library,  Pryce MS C1
Description:Vosper Hours ff. 170 - 19th century gilt lavender morocco in gilt green morocco case; case marked Edwards & Jones 161 Regent St - Sotheby's, 7 December 1953, lot 30 - Sharon L. Foster, "The Kansas University Hours of the Virgin", Master's thesis, Dept. of History of Art, May 1965
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 18
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/PryceMSC1_30

Part 1: ff. 1-170v
Description: - Parchment - 233 x 160 mm - 14 long lines ruled in red ink; some visible catchwords
Country: FranceCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XV2Searchable Date Range: 1450 - 1499
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date:
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Gothic
Figurative Decoration: 17 full-page miniatures; 4 small miniatures; viny borders with birds and insects
Other Decoration: Gold initials on red and blue background with white tracery; blue initials on gold background; line-enders in red, white, blue and gold; section headings in red
Notes: Eastern France, Langres, according to the 1953 Sotheby's catalog
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: ff. 1-157
Title: Book of hours, use of Rome
Language(s): Latin; French
Not Availablef. 5r   May; blue initials with white and red floral decoration on gold background; text in red, blue, and gold; 1-line gold initials on red and blue background; three-quarter border of vines and flowers with golden sepals

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Not Availablef. 13r   Miniature: St. John on Patmos, with the Eagle and a Devil

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Not Availablef. 14v   Miniature: St. Luke writing, with the winged Bull; the border with two peacocks

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Not Availablef. 16v   Miniature: St. Matthew writing, copying from a book held by the Winged Man

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Not Availablef. 18v   Miniature: St. Mark writing, with the winged Lion

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Not Availablef. 29r   Miniature: Annunciation; border roundels contain the Annunciation to Joachim; Meeting at the Golden Gate; Virgin Weaving; and Betrothal of the Virgin

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Not Availablef. 51v   Miniature: Nativity

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Not Availablef. 56r   Miniature: Annunciation to the Shepherds (a shepherd and a shepherdess)

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Not Availablef. 60v   Miniature: Adoration of the Magi. Vertical catchword

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Not Availablef. 64v   Miniature: Presentation in the Temple

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Not Availablef. 69r   Miniature: Flight into Egypt

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Not Availablef. 76v   Miniature: Coronation of the Virgin

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Not Availablef. 83r   Miniature: David in prayer; the border with a large naturalistic dragon-fly(?)

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Not Availablef. 102r   Miniature: Pentecost

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Not Availablef. 107v   Miniature: The Crucifixion, the cross flanked by the Virgin and John

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Not Availablef. 115r   Miniature: Burial

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Not Availablef. 158r   Miniature: Madonna and Child with two angels

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Not Availablef. 163v   Miniature: Last Judgment

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