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

MSS. Douce 219-20

Summary Catalogue no.: 21793

Summary Catalogue no.: 21794

Contents

Book of Hours (Dominican)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Important miniatures, borders, initials. By the Master of Mary of Burgundy. Written with calligraphic flourishes by a scribe possibly to be identified with Claas Spierinc . (P&A i. 361, pl. XXIX)

History

Origin: c. 1480-90 ; Flemish

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

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

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (18 images from 35mm slides)
Digital Bodleian (64 images from 35mm slides)