La reyn de Sabaa devant le roy Soloman

Creator:
Christine, de Pisan, ca. 1364-ca. 1431
Published/Created:
France
s. XV^^med [circa 1500]
Physical Description:
ff. iii (paper) + 209 + ii (paper)
263 x 178 (188 x 130) mm.
Notes:
Note, in ink, inside front cover: "Secundarius posessor et vetus peraccens erit quiuis alius I.g.
Abstract:
On f. iii verso, pasted in by a later owner, a miniature (80 x 61 mm.), the Queen of Sheba before Solomon, and a separate compartmentalized border (161 x 105 mm.) of blue and gold acanthus on pink, and red, purple and white flowers and grapevines.
Pasted in on f. 137v a small miniature (41 x 32 mm.) of St. Barbara, originally for a Suffrage, probably from the same Book of Hours as the border of f. iii verso.
Manuscript on paper of Christine de Pizan, La Cite des dames. With Jacques le Grand, Le Livre de bonnes moeurs.
Variant Titles:
The Queen of Sheba before King Solomon
Topics:
Books of hours
Didactic literature, French
French literature--To 1500
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Women authors, French
Genre:
Illustrations
Miniatures (Illuminations)
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Note:
Also known as: Christine de Pizan
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 318
Orbis Record:
9787951
Orbis Barcode:
39002091596883
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
1060375
Citation:
Shailor, B. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 318.
Christine de Pizan, La Cite des Dames; With Jacques le Grand, Le Livre de Bonnes Moeurs. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Partial work digitized.
OID:
2014437
PID:
digcoll:3385731

Number of Pages: 3
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