Vincent de Beauvais, Speculum historiale, vol. 2, French translation [Miroir Historial] by Jean de Vignay

Paris Bibliothèque nationale de France MSS Français 313 - f. 1r.
Shelfmark Paris Bibliothèque nationale de France MSS Français 313
Author Vincent, of Beauvais, d. 1264
Translator Jean de Vignay
Illuminator Perrin Remiet
Date of Origin 1396
Material parchment
Extent 392 ff.
Dimensions 400 x 280 mm.
Illuminated yes
Language French
Previous Owners

Louis, Duke of Orléans (1372-1407)

Charles, Duke of Orléans (1394-1465)

Marie de Clèves, Duchess of Orléans (1426-1487)

Louis XII, King of France (1462-1515)

Bibliography

Bibliothèque impériale, Département des Manuscrits, Catalogue des manuscrits français. I : Ancien fonds, Paris, 1868, nos 312-314

M. Cavagna éd, La vision de Tondale. Les versions françaises de Jean de Vignay, David Aubert, Richard le Queux, Paris, 2008 (Classiques français du Moyen Ấge, 159)

M. Camille, Master of Death. The Lifeless Art of Pierre Remiet Illuminator, New Haven-London, 1996, p. 252

Historical Collection Library of Charles V and Family
Record Author Véronique de Becdelièvre
Date of Publication 01/01/2012
Funding

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