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

MS. Douce 31

Summary Catalogue no.: 21605

Contents

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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine and good miniatures.

Borders.

Initials. By the atelier of Jean Colombe. (P&A i. 779, pl. LVIII)

History

Origin: 15th century, end ; French

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 P├Ącht and Alexander (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (39 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas/Mapping Manuscript Migrations Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.'