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ID: 700002328Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Hours of Simon de Varie (manuscript (document genre); Jean Fouquet, Chief Associate of the Bedford Master, and Mas...; 1455; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 85.ML.27; Ms. 7)
Note: 97 folios, 4 full-page miniatures, 9 half-page miniatures, 16 full borders, 68 one-side borders, 5 historiated initials.
Titles:
Hours of Simon de Varie (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Ms. 7 (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: 1455

Creator Display:
Jean Fouquet, Chief Associate of the Bedford Master, and Master of Jean Rolin II, illuminators [preferred,JPGM]
illuminators Bedford Master Workshop (French illuminators, active ca. 1430-1465) [500055286]
illuminator Fouquet, Jean (French painter, born ca. 1415-1420, died before 1481) [500118806]
illuminator Master of Jean Rolin II (French illuminator, active ca. 1440 -1465 in France) [500121287]
patron Varie, Simon de (French noble and patron, flourished 1449-1463) [500354819]
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: 85.ML.27; Ms. 7
Credit Line: Partial gift of Gerald F. Borrmann
Other: Creation: Paris [7008038] Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Other: Creation: Tours [7008323] Centre region (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Tempera colors, gold paint, gold leaf, and ink on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with red morocco with olive and citron morocco inlays
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)
gilt paint [300343596]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by function>, coating (material), <coating by form>, paint (coating), <paint by composition or origin>, metallic 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>)
morocco (leather) [300227857]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by origin>, biological material, animal material, processed animal material, leather, <leather by process>, vegetable-tanned leather, <vegetable-tanned leather: goatskin>)

Dimensions: Leaf: 11.4 x 8.3 cm (4 1/2 x 3 1/4 in.)
Cultures:
French (preferred)

Style/Period/Group/Movement:
Renaissance [300021140] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <European styles and periods>, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)

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 fols. 1, 2, 2v, 45 (and in The Hague, Royal Library Mss. 74 G 37 and 74 G 37a), the mottoes "PLUS QUE JAMAIS" and "VIE A MON DESIR".
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Hours of Simon de Varie........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Ms. 7........ [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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