Missal (Use of Beauvais)
Canberra, The Australian National University Library
Maggs Bros., European Miniatures and Illumination & Calligraphy also early writing from Egypt. Bulletin No. 11. London (November 1982) , 14
Remarks by the Editor:
This is the description provided in the Maggs sales catalogue. The fragment is listed no. 43 and illustrated (plate XX). It is marked as sold, suggesting that the sale was negotiated immediately prior to the printing, too late to drop it from the catalogue.
Title: Illuminated vellum leaf from a Missal for the use of Beauvais.
Date of Origin: early 14th century
Persons (scribes, annotators): Northern French Illuminator
Dimensions (Page Height): 290 mm
Dimensions (Page Width): 200 mm
Persons (Illuminators): Northern French Illuminator
Ornamental initials in gold and colours, and narrow stems with leafy terminals forming partial borders. Square musical notation on a 4-line stave.
Otto F. Ege collection