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

MS. Douce 11

Summary Catalogue no.: 21585


Book of Hours, Use of Rome
Language(s): Italian and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine miniatures.


Initials. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 565, pl. LIII)


Red velvet, about A.D. 1800.


Origin: c. 1480 ; Italian, Venice

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 Pächt and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (12 images from 35mm slides)


    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 231

Last Substantive Revision

2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.