MS. Douce 253
Summary Catalogue no.: 21827
Fine miniatures (glazed over). Related to the group of MSS. attributed by Durrieu to Jacques de Besançon made for Jacques d'Armagnac (Pächt and Alexander i. 753, pl. LVIII). Attributed to the Master of the Echevinage de Rouen, also known as the Master of the Geneva Latini, in Avril, François and Reynaud, Nicole, Les manuscrits à peintures en France: 1440–1520 (Paris: Flammarion; Bibliothèque nationale, 1995).
Red leather with gold ornament, 18th cent. work.
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834
Digital Bodleian (13 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2022-04-04: Add binding information from Summary Catalogue.