Ms. Codex 1065 - [Bible]
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__|a PAULM |c PAULM |e amremm |d PAULM
_9|a Ms. Codex 1065
0_|a Bible. |l Latin. |s Vulgate.
10|a [Bible] |h [manuscript].
__|a [England?, |c between 1240 and 1250]
__|a 356 leaves : |b parchment ; |c 178 x 117 (130 x 84) mm.
__|a Ms. gatherings.
__|a Title supplied by cataloger.
__|a Collation: Parchment, 356; 1-13¹² 14¹⁶ 15¹⁰ 16¹² 17² 18¹² 19¹⁰ 20-24¹² 25⁶ 26¹¹(12-1) 27-30¹² 31¹³(12+1); catchwords on some quires; modern pencil foliation, upper right recto.
__|a Layout: Written in 2 columns of 57-62 lines, except for the Interpretationes, which is written in 3 columns of 66-67 lines; frame-ruled in lead.
__|a Script: Written in a Gothic book hand.
__|a Decoration: Approximately 77 painted initials, many with mythical and other creatures and marginal extensions, by the Gautier Lebaude Atelier or similar to the work of that workshop; opening initial of Genesis the full height of the page but damaged and repaired (f. 3v); first leaf of the New Testament (first leaf of gathering 26, before f. 285) probably had similar ornamentation but is now missing; sparse rubrication; running titles and marginal chapter numbers in alternately red and blue letters; 1-line initials alternately in red and blue in the Psalms and Interpretationes, and irregularly elsewhere. Later additions include pointing hands, faces, and sketches of the Crucifixion (f. 251r) and Christ pointing (f. 306r).
__|a Binding: Pulled from an early 19th-century vellum binding, with gilt tooling and spine title Biblia sacra manuscripta.
__|a Origin: Probably written in England, between 1240 and 1250.
__|a Manuscript Bible with most of the prologues typical of a Paris Bible, but with the Interpretationes Hebraicorum nominum following Psalms and with punctuation suggesting English origin. Lacking the first leaf of the New Testament (containing Jerome's prologue to the New Testament and Matthew, before f. 285). Annotated with references to works of Albertus Magnus, the glossa ordinaria, and the Sentences of Peter Lombard, in a number of hands from the 13th through 15th centuries, likely by Dominican owners or readers.
1_|a Sold in the collection of Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex (armorial bookplate inside upper cover, with shelfmark VI. H. b. 3) at auction by Evans (London) to Pickering, 31 July 1844.
1_|a Appears in Bernard Quaritch's catalog 328 (Jan. 1914), no. 556.
1_|a Sold at auction at Sotheby's, 3 July 1933, lot 227; purchased by C. W. S. Dixon (Newport, Shropshire).
1_|a Sold by McLeish (London) to Charles E. Roseman, Jr. (Cleveland Heights, Ohio), 1933.
1_|a Sold by Les Enluminures (Paris and Chicago), 2007.
4_|a Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts in the United States and Canada, vol. 2, |c p. 1959, no. 1.
__|a UPenn Ms. Codex 1065.
__|a Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
__|a Additional support from the B. H. Breslauer Foundation.
__|a Access to this item is restricted.
_0|a Illumination of books and manuscripts |v Specimens.
_7|a Codices. |2 aat
_7|a Bible. |2 aat
_7|a Illuminated manuscripts. |2 aat
_7|a Annotations. |2 aat
_0|a Manuscripts, Medieval.
_0|a Manuscripts, Latin |y 13th century.
0_|a Augustus Frederick, |c Duke of Sussex, |d 1773-1843, |e former owner.
1_|a Dixon, C. W. S., |e former owner.
1_|a Roseman, Charles E., |e former owner.
__|b Rare Book & Manuscript Library |a University of Pennsylvania |e 3420 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104-6206. |j Ms. Codex 1065
42|3 The Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative Fund Home Page |u http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278
41|z Facsimile |u http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/4170457
__|a DLA |b 20090812
__|a C0 |b PAULM