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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 383

Summary Catalogue no.: 19465


Breviary, Use of Rome
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine borders, historiated and other initials on fols. 1-19. (P&A ii. 396, pl. XXXVIII) Important miniature by Jean Fouquet (?), fol. 258a. Historiated borders and initials, other initials on fols. 20-438. Partly in the style of Fouquet, partly imitations by an Italian (?). (P&A i. 720, pl. LVI)


Origin: 1470 ; Italian, Ferrara (fols. 1-19); ; French

Record Sources

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

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (12 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.