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

MS. Douce 248

Summary Catalogue no.: 21822

Contents

Book of Hours
Language(s): Netherlandish

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine grisaille miniatures, historiated borders, historiated and other initials. (P&A i. 219, pl. XVI)

History

Origin: 15th century, middle ; Dutch, Delft

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

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

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (20 images from 35mm slides)

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