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

MS. Douce 373

Summary Catalogue no.: 21948


Poems relating to drawings by Gielis den Hecke, custos of Zevenborren monastery
Language(s): Netherlandish and Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper


Good drawings by Gielis van den Hecke, d. August 1538. Three miniatures by an artist of a younger generation, fols. 22–24. (P&A i. 402)


Origin: before 1538 ; Flemish

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 (1966).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (12 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas 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.