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

MS. Auct. D. inf. 2. 13

Summary Catalogue no.: 3083

Contents

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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine English borders and initials. (Pächt and Alexander iii. 1115) Important Dutch grisaille miniatures and historiated grisaille initials. (Pächt and Alexander i. 221, pl. XVI)

History

Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; English and Dutch

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1922). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1966).

Availability

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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (26 images from 35mm slides)

Bibliography

    Printed descriptions:

    S. J. P. van Dijk, Latin Liturgical Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, vol. 4: Books of Hours (typescript, 1957), p. 187

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.