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)