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Book of Hours
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Book of Hours


Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
11/17/1987Examinationexamined for condition
Exhibitions
  • Time Sanctified: The Book of Hours in Medieval Art and Life. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1988.
  • Images of Devotion: Personal Piety in Medieval Manuscripts and Ivories. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1997.
  • The Book of Kings: Art, War, and the Morgan Library's Medieval Picture Bible. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore; Academy Art Museum, Easton; Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton; The Mitchell Gallery, Annapolis; Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown. 2002.
Provenance Completed in Reims, ca. 1290-1300; owned in Champagne, ca. 1300-1350; Léon Gruel, Paris, Gruel and Engelmann bookplate 'No 141'; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1903, by purchase from Gruel (invoice, WAM archives).
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Creators
Period
19th/20th century
Medium
parchment
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.98
Measurements
Overall: 5 7/8 x 4 5/16 in. (15 x 11 cm)
Geographies
  • France (Place of Binding)
  • France, Paris (Place of Binding)
  • France, Champagne (Place of Binding)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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