Digital Medieval Manuscripts at Houghton Library
Bibliography for Harvard University, Houghton Library,
MS Richardson 6
This bibliography was compiled by Jessica Berenbeim, Justin Stover, Joshua O’Driscoll and Julia Schlozman.
Please be advised that some links may require Harvard ID and PIN.
HOLLIS Record (Link) and Digital Images (Link)
Ralph N. James and L. Lefèvre, National Exhibition of Works of Art, at Leeds, 1868. Leeds, Edward Baines and Sons, 1868. MS cited p. 202, n. 554.
Seymour de Ricci, with the assistance of W. J. Wilson. Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York: H. W. Wilson, 1935-1940. (Reprint 1961). MS cited v. I, p. 957.
Brief description of manuscript’s physical properties, approximate date, and provenance. Available online (Link). HOLLIS
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 no. 79 and fig. 79, reproducing f. 21.
A discussion of the manuscript’s illumination and relation to Troyes as well as of other manuscripts produced by the same workshop.
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 p. 113 and fig. 6, reproducing f. 82.
A brief description containing much of the same information as De Ricci, but with more emphasis on the manuscript’s illumination. HOLLIS