Le songe du vergier, attributed to Évrart de Trémaugon

London, British Library, Royal MS 19 C IV, fol. 1v
Shelfmark London British Libary Royal MS 19 C IV
Illuminator Master of Bible of Jean de Sy
Date of Origin 1378
Material parchment
Extent v + 247 + iv
Dimensions 315 × 235 mm
Illuminated yes
Language French
Previous Owners

Charles V (1338-1380) king of France

Louvre Library

Humfrey (1390-1447), duke of Gloucester

Old Royal Library



Scot McKendrick, John Lowden and Kathleen Doyle, Royal Manuscripts: The Genius of Illumination (London: British Library, 2011), no. 139

Jenny Stratford, 'The Illustration of the Songe du Vergier and some Fifteenth-Century Manuscripts', in Patrons, Authors and Workshops: Books and Book Production in Paris around 1400, ed. by Godfried Croenen and Peter Ainsworth (Louvain: Peeters, 2006), pp. 473-88 (pp.474, 476-80)

Le Songe de Vergier, ed. by M. Schnerb-Lièvre, 2vols (Paris, 1982)

Historical Collection Library of Charles V and Family
Date of Publication 20/07/2012
Date of Digitisation 20/07/2012

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