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Horae (Hours)

about 1525
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, French, 15th century, Illustrated by Unidentified artist, French, 16th century, Printer Guillaume Godard (French, 16th century), Gilder Marius Michel (French, founded in 1849)

Place of Publication: Paris, France


Overall: 20.8 x 14.4 x 2.2 cm (8 3/16 x 5 11/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous metalcuts, illuminated initials

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Paris: [Guillaume Godard, 1525?]) Octavo; 104 leaves; modern blind- and gilt-tooled brown morocco, with armorial stamp on inside doublures (Hardy–Marius Michel).

Paris: [Guillaume Godard, about 1525?]


Henri, Marquis Villeneuve de Bargemont [armorial binding]; Samuel Putnam Avery, New York (1822-1904; his sale November 10-12, 1919, lot 465, bought by G.D. Smith, New York); bought from Smith May 6, 1922, by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

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