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

MS. Lyell 71


Hugo de Folieto , De auibus
Language(s): Latin
Hugo de Folieto , De medicina animae
Language(s): Latin
Meditation on Ps. 44
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Miniatures. Diagrams. On fols. 3r, 4v, 30r, 34r, 35r, 41r, 49r, painted initials on gold grounds, in orange red, violet, pale blue, and pink, shaded and diapered, with scrolled foliage, and framed in dark blue, or pink (fol. 4v only); on fol. 29r large initial in blue and red, flourished in red and blue. Small initials blue flourished in red or red in blue. (P&A ii. 144, pl. XIV)


Origin: c. 1300 ; Italian, North

Provenance and Acquisition

James P. R. Lyell, 1871-1948

Chosen as one of the hundred manuscripts bequeathed to the Bodleian by Lyell in 1948.

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from A. de la Mare, Catalogue of the Medieval Manuscripts Bequeathed to the Bodleian Library Oxford by James P. R. Lyell (1971)

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (29 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2018-06-15: 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.'