MS. Auct. D. 4. 14
Summary Catalogue no.: 2991
Illustrated Apocalypse with French metrical commentary; England, early 14th century
There are ninety-nine pictures and each picture occupies the upper part of the page with the Latin text beneath.
There is a contemporary French theological note on fol. 4
Pächt and Alexander iii. 542, Pl. LIV
Good miniatures (coloured drawings). "By various hands, the first related to the style of the workshop of the Master of the Queen Mary Psalter." (The Summary Catalogue describes the miniatures as 'rather uncouth coloured pictures')
Provenance and Acquisition
'Ex dono Thomæ Jefferay . 1611'.
Digital Bodleian (25 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2023-08-07: Description revised to incorporate all the information in the Summary Catalogue (1922)