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

MS. D'Orville 14

Summary Catalogue no.: 16892

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine miniature, borders, initials. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 424, pl. XLI)

fol. 1r

  • Type full border
  • Subject Interlaced stems growing out of elaborate vases; panels with deer and butterflies; miniature with a young man and a woman in a walled garden with putti, rabbits, peacock and other birds (damaged).

History

Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; Italian, Ferrara (?)

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.