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

MS. Douce 72

Summary Catalogue no.: 21646

Contents

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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Good miniatures, historiated and other borders, initials. (P&A i. 843, pl. LXI)

History

Origin: 16th century, first quarter ; French, Normandy

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 (116 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.'