Book: BnF fr. 159 (Bible historiale)

Created 1395-1401


John

Texts:

  • Bible historiale complétée
  • Illuminator(s):

  • Master of the Book of Hours of Johannette Ravenelle
  • Master of the Coronation of the Virgin
  • Ownership Details

    Raoulet d'Anquetonville, Ownership Confirmed (1395-1401?) by Inventory.

    John Duke of Berry, Ownership Confirmed (1402-June 1416) by Inscription.

    Marie of Berry, duchess of Bourbon, Ownership Confirmed (June 1416-1434?) by Inventory.

    Charles I of Bourbon, Ownership Possible (1434-1456) by Other.

    John II of Bourbon, Ownership Possible (1456-1472?) by Other.

    Margaret of Bourbon, (posthumous) duchess of Savoy, Ownership Possible (1472?-1483) by Other.

    Philibert II of Savoy, Ownership Confirmed (1483?-1504?) by Inscription.



    Bibliography

    Beaune, Colette and Elodie Lequain, "Marie de Berry et les livres," in Livres et lectures de femmes en Europe entre Moyen Age et Renaissance, ed. Anne-Marie Legaré (Turnhout: Brepols, 2007), 49-66.

    Leroux de Lincy, Antoine. "Catalogue de la bibliothèque des ducs de Bourbon," Mélanges de littérature et d'histoire recueillis et publiés pour la Société des bibliophiles françoïs 25 (1850): 1-102.