Book: BnF fr. 811 (L'Apparicion maistre Jehan de Meun)

Created 1398



  • L'Apparicion maistre Jehan de Meun
  • Illuminator(s):

  • Master of the Policratique of Charles V
  • Ownership Details

    Valentina Visconti, duchess of Orleans, Ownership Confirmed (1398-1408) by Patron Portrait. Ownership Confirmed (1398-1408) by Coat of Arms.

    Margaret of Solier, Ownership Confirmed (1408) by Inventory.

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

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


    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 26, and 42, Item 19