Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Typ 948
This bibliography was compiled by Aden Kumler, Julia Schlozman, Nadia Marx and William Stoneman.
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HOLLIS Record (Link) and Digital Images (Link)
Maggs Bros. Catalogue 437. London: 1923. MS cited as no. 1115. This MS miniature was still part of a MS described as Le Cordial and accompanied by a second miniature, now MS Typ 269, when offered for sale.
Seymour de Ricci, with the assistance of W. J. Wilson. Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada, II. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1935-1940. (Reprint 1961). MS cited p. 1994, no. 7.
Brief description of MS then in the collection of Dr. Edward B. Krumbhaar. HOLLIS
W.H. Bond and C.U. Faye, Supplement to the Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962. MS cited p. 276.
MS presented in 1956; shelfmark cited (MS Typ 405b) is no longer valid.
John Plummer, The Last Flowering: French Painting in Manuscripts, 1420–1530, from American Collections. New York: Pierpont Morgan Library and Oxford University Press, 1982. MS cited p. 42, no. 56. HOLLIS
MS description in discussion of sister leaf, now MS Typ 269.
Roger S. Wieck, Late Medieval and Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts, 1350–1525, in the Houghton Library. Cambridge: Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, 1983. MS cited pp. 132-3, fig. 9 (reproducing recto).
Description under old shelfmark; a second miniature from the same MS is MS Typ 269.
Roger S. Wieck, “French Illuminated manuscripts in the Houghton Library: Recent Discoveries and Attributions,” Harvard Library Bulletin 31.2 (1983), p. 188–198. MS cited p. 197.
Very brief mention under old shelfmark (MS Typ 405b) in a listing of the Library’s holdings of French illumination.
Available online (Link). HOLLIS