MS. D'Orville 514
Summary Catalogue no.: 17392
Fine border, historiated and other initials. Humanistic script. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 270, pl. XXIV)
- Type initial V; full border
- Subject Initial: profile half-figure of the author, holding a book. Border: interlace, floral designs, gold disks, birds, seated winged putto. In the lower margin two winged putti support a medallion left blank to be filled with a coat of arms.
Black leather with gold tooling (16th cent.?).
Last Substantive Revision
2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.