Heures a lusaige de Rome (Book of Hours, use of Rome)

Les presentes heures a lusaige de Rome

Illustrated by Master of Anne of Brittany (French, active about 1480–1510), Printer Philippe Pigouchet (French, 15th–16th century), Publisher Simon Vostre (French, active 1486–1521)

Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff H-395; BMC VIII 119; Bohatta 653


Overall: 21 x 15 x 2.7 cm (8 1/4 x 5 7/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous metalcuts, printed on vellum

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: Philippe Pigouchet, for Simon Vostre, 16 September 1498) Quarto; 88 leaves [of 96, lacking last signature A]; modern gilt-stamped blue morocco binding (Matthews).

Paris: Philippe Pigouchet, for Simon Vostre, 16 September 1498


Brayton Ives (book label with no. 466); Charles F. Kennedy, Brewer, Maine; American Art Association, NY, sale February 6, 1923, bought by William A. Sargent, by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent