Book: BnF fr. 312 (Miroir historial (vol. 1))

Created 1396



  • Miroir historial (complete text)
  • Illuminator(s):

  • Pierre or Perrin Remiet, called the Master of Death
  • Scribe(s):

  • Raoulet d'Orléans
  • Ownership Details

    Louis Duke of Orléans, Ownership Confirmed (1396-1407) by Coat of Arms.

    Valentina Visconti, duchess of Orleans, Ownership Possible (1407-1408) by Other.

    Charles d'Orleans, Ownership Confirmed (1408-1465) by Inventory.

    Marie of Cleves, duchess of Orleans, Ownership Confirmed (1465-1487) by Inventory.

    Louis XII of France, Ownership Confirmed (1501-1515) by Inscription.


    Shultz, Christopher R. "The Artistic and Literary Patronage of Louis of Orleans and His Wife, Valentine Visconti, 1389-1408," Ph.D. diss., Emory University, 1977.

    Champion, Pierre. La Librairie de Charles d'Orléans (Paris, 1910; repr. Geneva: Slatkine Reprints, 1975).

    Ouy, Gilbert. La Librairie des frères captifs: Les manuscrits de Charles d'Orléans et Jean d'Angoulême (Turnhout: Brepols, 2007).: 37, Item 33, and 53, 189