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ID: 700002327Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Book of Hours (manuscript (document genre); Master of Guillebert de Mets, Master of the Lee Hours, Maste...; about 1450 - 1455; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 84.ML.67; Ms. 2 )
Note: 286 folios + 4 flyleaves, 21 full-page miniatures, 1 three-quarter page miniature, 16 quarter-page miniatures, 41 full borders, 41 one-side borders, 9 historiated initials, 22 large decorated initials.
Titles:
Book of Hours (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Ms. 2 (C,U,MD,undetermined,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
manuscript (document genre) [300028569] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by conditions of production>)
book [300028051]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), information artifacts, <information artifacts by physical form>)
book of hours [300026457]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by function>, religious texts)

Classifications:
manuscripts (preferred)

Creation Date: about 1450 - 1455

Creator Display:
Master of Guillebert de Mets, Master of the Lee Hours, Master of Wauquelin's Alexander, and others, illuminators [preferred,JPGM]
illuminator Master of Guillebert de Mets (Flemish illuminator, active 1415-1460) [500007034]
illuminator Master of Wauquelin's Alexander (Flemish illuminator, active ca. 1450-1460) [500009464]
illuminator Master of Lee Hours (Flemish illuminator, active ca. 1450-1460) [500016960]
Locations:
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 84.ML.67; Ms. 2
Other: Creation: Gent [7007887] East Flanders (province), Flanders (region (administrative division)), Belgium (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with late sixteenth-century Flemish (?) calf
tempera [300015062]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by function>, coating (material), <coating by form>, paint (coating), <paint by composition or origin>, water-base paint)
gold leaf [300264831]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by composition>, inorganic material, metal, <metal by form>, leaf (metal))
ink [300015012]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by function>, coating (material), <coating by form>)
parchment (animal material) [300011851]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, animal material, processed animal material)
pasteboard (paper) [300162474]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by form>, <materials by physical form>, <fiber and fiber products>, fiber products, paper (fiber product), <paper by form>)
calf (leather) [300227525]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, animal material, processed animal material, leather, <leather by origin>)

Dimensions: Leaf: 19.4 x 14 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/2 in.)
Cultures:
Flemish (preferred)

Style/Period/Group/Movement:
International Gothic [300020786] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <Medieval styles and periods>, Medieval (European))

General Subject:
book (preferred )
religion and mythology

Specific Subjects:
books of hours [300026457]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by function>, religious texts) (AAT)
prayers [300026452]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Information Forms (Hierarchy Name), information forms (objects), document genres, <document genres by form>, literature (writings), document genres for literary works) (AAT)

Inscriptions: Secondary Inscription: Inscribed original pastedown, "Stuvaert lievin / me lya ainsin / A gand." Inscribed second front flyleaf, "Sophia Augusta Brown". Inscription erased on first front flyleaf (with date "1 September 1717"). Collation inscribed back flyleaf, by Roland Folter, June 1981, in pencil. Inscribed back pastedown, upper inner corner, in pencil, "BWx/./ 06931". Inscribed back pastedown, upper center edge, in pencil, "84.ML.67". Inscribed back pastedown, upper outer corner, in pencil, "De Ricci / Codex / 3". Inscribed back cover, lower edge, in pencil, "12930".
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Book of Hours........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Ms. 2........ [VP]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
Note:
English ..... [JPGM,VP]
..... J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
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