A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Canon. Liturg. 123

Summary Catalogue no.: 19264


Book of Hours, Use of Paris
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine borders, historiated initials in grisaille and other initials. Calligraphic pen flourishes. (Pächt and Alexander i. 673, pl. LII)


Origin: 15th century, second quarter ; French, Paris (?)

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 69

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.