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

MS. Bodl. 883

Summary Catalogue no.: 3076


Jean Mallart , Chemin de Paradis
Language(s): French

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine miniatures, initials. Written in humanistic script and illuminated by Jean Mallart, 'poete et orateur francois' to Henry VIII. He received payments in 1540-41. (P&A iii. 1330, pl. CXX)


Origin: c. 1530-40 ; French

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1973).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (5 images from 35mm slides)