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

MS. Douce 272

Summary Catalogue no.: 21846

Contents

Psalter (Dominican) (portable psalter with antiphons)
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine historiated borders and initials. (P&A ii. 681, pl. LXV), attributable to the Maestro del Messale Barbo.

History

Origin: 15th century, third quarter (1455 x 61 (?)) ; Italian, Brescia

Provenance and Acquisition

Francis Douce, 1757-1834

Bequeathed to the Bodleian in 1834

Record Sources

Summary description based on Elizabeth Solopova, Latin Liturgical Psalters in the Bodleian Library: A Select Catalogue (Oxford, 2013), pp. 577-84. Previously described in the Summary Catalogue.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (3 images from 35mm slides)