Book: BnF fr. 926 (L'Aguillon d'amour divine; L'Horloge de sapience; Vivat rex; Bonne doctrine pour dévotes fames; Chapel des fleurs de lys)

Created 1406


John

Texts:

  • L'Horloge de sapience
  • Bonne doctrine pour dévotes fames
  • Chapel des fleurs de lys
  • Vivat rex
  • L'Aguillon d'amour divine
  • Illuminator(s):

  • Master of the Breviary of John the Fearless
  • Master of Lucon
  • Scribe(s):

  • P. de la Croix
  • Ownership Details

    Marie of Berry, duchess of Bourbon, Ownership Confirmed (1406-1434?) by Inscription.

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

    Joan of Bourbon, princess of Orange, Ownership Possible (145?-14??) 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.

    Kaplan, S.C. "Transmission of Knowledge to and between Women in 15th-Century France: Agnès de Bourgogne's Education and Library" (Ph.D. diss., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2016).

    Walters, Lori J. "Le Thème du livre comme don de sagesse dans le ms. Paris, BnF fr 926," in Le Receuil au Moyen Age, ed. Tania van Hemelryck et al (Turnhout: Brepols, 2010), 315-31.