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

MS. Laud Misc. 487

Summary Catalogue no.: 1086

Contents

Treatise on humility
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine initials in Ferrarese style. Fine miniature with arms added by a Byzantine artist. Humanistic script. (P&A ii. 884, pl. LXXVIII)

History

Origin: 15th century, third quarter ; Italian, North

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Quarto Catalogue (H. O. Coxe, Laudian Manuscripts, Quarto Catalogues II, repr. with corrections, 1969, from the original ed. of 1858-1885) and supplementary sources.