Book: Bedford Benedictine (no longer extant) (Benedictine)

Created c. 1425-1480?


Format: Parchment, 2 columns, illuminated


  • Benedictionnaire
  • Illuminator(s):

  • Haincelin de Haguenau (aka Bedford Master)
  • Ownership Details

    Anne of Burgundy, duchess of Bedford, Ownership Confirmed (c. 1425-1432) by Coat of Arms.

    John Duke of Bedford, Ownership Confirmed (c. 1425-1435) by Coat of Arms.

    Jacques Jouvenel des Ursins, Ownership Confirmed (post-1435-1457?) by Coat of Arms.


    Reynolds, Catherine, and Jenny Stratford. "Le Manuscrit dit 'Le Pontifical de Poitiers'." Trans. Etienne Jollet. Revue de l'Art, no. 84 (1989): 61-80.

    Stratford, Jenny. "The Manuscripts of John, Duke of Bedford: Library and Chapel." In England in the Fifteenth Century: Proceedings of the 1986 Harlaxton Symposium, ed. Daniel Williams (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 1987), 329-50.: 342