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

MS. Canon. Bibl. Lat. 76

Summary Catalogue no.: 18969

Contents

Psalter and New Testament (volume III of 'The Ranshofen Bible'; volumes I and II = Munich, Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Clm. 23039 and 12601).
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine Canon Tables, historiated and other initials, partly coloured drawings, partly painted. Defaced and mutilated. (P&A i. 74, pl. VI)

History

Origin: Austria, Salzburg (?); c. 1140-1150

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 438-42. Previously described in the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Catalogi codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecæ Bodleianæ pars tertia codices Græcos et Latinos Canonicianos complectens, Quarto Catalogues III, 1854) and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)