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MS. Douce 29

Summary Catalogue no.: 21603


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Fine miniatures, borders, initials. By Vincenzo Raimondi (Raymond of Lodève, miniaturist to the Sistine Chapel and Sacristy from 1535-1549). (P&A ii. 1006, pl. LXXXII)


Origin: 1527 or earlier (?) ; Italian, Urbino or Mantua (?)

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).


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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (28 images from 35mm slides)