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Utrecht - History Bible of Evert van Soudenbalch
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Accession Number:
n2007040698
n2007040698
Call Number:
773.1/ V662/ NB2771/ 10r
Artist:
Utrecht 15th Century (Dutch)
Title:
History Bible of Evert van Soudenbalch. c.1460
History Bible of Evert van Soudenbalch. c.1460 fol.10r: Genesis: Seven Creation Scenes and dedication scene with Everet van Soudenbalch, canon of Utrecht Cathedral; historiated initial depicting the Fall. Master of Evert van Soudenbach
Other Title:
Bible historiale.
Description:
parchment, 343 (Vol.1) and 261 (Vol.2) folios 395 x 293 (vol.1); 395 x 288 (Vol.2) mm
Notes:
Commissioned by for Evert van Soudenbalch, canon of Utrecht Cathedral from 1445 to 1503, donor portrait in the block of Creation minatures, fol.10r. Text in Middle Dutch, compilation of texts from the Bible and historical works including the Alexander romance and extracts from Flavius Josephus' De Cyro and the Jewish War, extracts from Petrus Comestor's Historia scolastica
1 slide color 2" x 2"
Repository:
Vienna: Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek Codex 2771-2772
Subject(s):
Soudenbalch, Evert 1423/24-1503
Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek Manuscript 2771-2772
manuscripts 15th Century Netherlands
Bibles historiales 15th Century Netherlands
Adam manuscript 15th Century Netherlands
Creation manuscript 15th Century Netherlands
Eve manuscript 15th Century Netherlands
Fall of Man manuscript 15th Century Netherlands
historiated initials manuscript 15th Century Netherlands
Form / Genre:
Manuscript illuminated
Other Contributors:
Master of Evert Zoudenbalch fl. c. 1460-70 (Dutch)
Fisher Fine Arts Library Image Collection PU
URL:
Source:
Fingernagel, Andreas and Christian Gastgeber, eds., In the Beginning was the Word: the Power and the Glory of Illuminated Bibles. Cologne, Los Angeles: Taschen, 2003. pg.285
Order Number:
070122
Restrictions:
Penn Only

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Artist: Master of Evert Zoudenbalch
Artist: Utrecht
Culture: Dutch
Museum: Vienna: Osterreichische Nationalbibliothek
Worktype: Manuscript
Title: History Bible of Evert van Soudenbalch