The J. Paul Getty Museum

Office of the Dead

Object Details

Title:

Office of the Dead

Artist/Maker:

Master of the Llangattock Hours (Flemish, active about 1450 - 1460)

Culture:

Flemish

Place:

Ghent (bound), Belgium; Bruges (illuminated), Belgium (Place Created)

Date:

1450s

Medium:

Tempera colors, gold leaf, gold paint, and ink on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig IX 7 (83.ML.103), fol. 131v

Dimensions:

Leaf: 26.4 × 18.4 cm (10 3/8 × 7 1/4 in.)

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Exhibitions
Flemish Illumination of the Late Middle Ages (November 3, 1998 to January 17, 1999)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), November 3, 1998 to January 17, 1999
Ritual Splendor: Illuminated Liturgical Manuscripts (February 20 to May 6, 2001)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 20 to May 6, 2001
Medieval Mastery: Illumination from Charlemagne to Charles the Bold (800-1475) (September 21 to December 8, 2002)
  • Stedelijk Museum Vander Kelen-Mertens (Leuven), September 21 to December 8, 2002
Fashion in the Middle Ages (May 31 to August 14, 2011)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), May 31 to August 14, 2011