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French illuminated manuscripts: late fourteenth to early sixteenth century

Introduction Paris
14th c.
Paris
1400-1450
Loire & Paris 1450-1500 Other parts of France Further reading Index

Paris c. 1500-1530

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Cotton Caligula A V, f. 37
Disputacion de la Felicite Humaine, 215 x 150 mm, c. 1510, Personification of Virtue, illuminated by JEAN PICHORE
Cotton Caligula A V, f. 37



Harley 2936, f. 35v-36
Book of Hours for the use of Rome, 155 x 105 mm, c. 1500, Shepherds adoring the Christ Child, illuminated by the MASTER OF MARTAINVILLE 183
Harley 2936, f. 35v-36



Stowe 582, f. 39
Le Sacre de Claude de France (Description of the coronation of Claude de France in Saint-Denis in 1517), 220 x 150 mm, 1517?, Tapestry with Claude de France, illuminated by JEAN COENE IV
Stowe 582, f. 39



Stowe 955, f. 9
Pierre Sala, Petit Livre d'Amour, 130 x 95 mm, c. 1500, Loving couple, mainly illuminated by the MASTER OF THE CHRONIQUE SCANDALEUSE (see also Jean Perréal)
Stowe 955, f. 9



Additional 35315, f. 62v
Book of Hours for the use of Rome, 155 x 95 mm, c. 1515/20, Death riding a bull, illuminated partly by the MASTER OF CLAUDE DE FRANCE
Additional 35315, f. 62v



Additional 35318, f. 25
Book of Hours for the use of Rome, 140 x 90 mm, c. 1525/30, Annunciation, illuminated by the MASTER OF THE GETTY EPISTLES (Jean Bellemare?)
Additional 35318, f. 25



Additional 21235, f. 90v
Hours of Nicolas Perrenot de Granvelle, 215 x 150 mm, dated 1531 and 1532, Christ raising Lazarus from the Dead, illuminated by the MASTER OF FRANÇOIS DE ROHAN
Additional 21235, f. 90v



Harley 6205, f. 23
François du Moulin and Albert Pigghe, Les Commentaires de la Guerre Gallique, 250 x 125 mm, dated 1519, Building a bridge, illuminated by GODEFROY LE BATAVE
Harley 6205, f. 23


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Loire & Paris 1450-1500 Other parts of France Further reading Index

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