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Inscription: Recto: "Converte nos deus / salutaris noster. / Et averte iram."Marking: Verso: incomplete text of Compline of the Hours of the Virgin, surrounded by a foliate border: "tuam a nobis / Deus in adiutorium me / um intende. / Domine ad adiuvandu[m] me festina. / G[lor]ia patri. Alleluia" and then Psalm 128: "Sepe expugnaveru[n]t...Supra dorsum meum"
Madame X sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 6 December 1926, lot 14, (as from a Missal of the fifteenth century, in the style of the Limbourg brothers). Acquired by Robert Lehman in Paris in 1926.
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