The Hours of Isabella Stuart
Penitential Psalms and scenes from the Pilgrimage of the Human Life
Texts and Images
The seven Penitential Psalms (6, 31, 37, 50, 101, 129, 142) were recited as prayers of contrition. The first of them opens with a large miniature of the Trinity. Every page has a marginal miniature from the cycle illustrating the French poem Pilgrimage of the Human Life.