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French text, in two different hands. Initials and linefillers.

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Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1344
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 056
Notes
Ownership : Made for a woman named Blanche, connected with the French royal house. Delisle argued for Blanche de France, others Blanche de Bourgogne. Owned by von Bulow family at Beiernauburg. Bought by C. Zeiberg for Wernigerode. Acquired for Spencer, 1948.

Content : De Ricci, Supplement, 334. Delisle article. Library dossier.

Content : Pencil foliation followed in this description begins in upper right corners and ends in lower right corners of rectos; foliations is incorrect, going only to 423, because of duplication of number "243."

Content : 20 lines per page in two columns, ruled in black ink.

Content : Parchment

Content : 31 historiated initials (Delisle's list misses ff. 65 and 339).

Content : 1-line blue and gold initials with penwork. 2-line blue and red initials on gold, blue and red fields. 3-line and larger gold initials on red and blue fields. Rubrics, linefillers, border designs, red daubs as placemarkers.

Content : Maciot

Content: According to Delisle, ff. 7-30, 390-423 were added late 14th c., and the calendar early 15th. MS dated by Delisle to ca.1350-60, for Blanche, duchess of Orleans. Others propose Blanche de Bourgogne, early 14th c. Artist, Maciot, also in BN, fr. 2090-2.
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UUID: 1e618bb0-c629-012f-50ea-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1344: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "French text, in two different hands. Initials and linefillers." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1344. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec99-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "French text, in two different hands. Initials and linefillers." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 21, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec99-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1344). French text, in two different hands. Initials and linefillers. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec99-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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French text, in two different hands.  Initials and linefillers.