Ms. Bible historale (this version is a Grande Bible historiale complétée à prologues) written and illuminated in Paris, France, ca. 1415. M. 395 is the second volume of this text.
Decoration: 245 miniatures; French Gothic style.
Artist: Workshop of the Boucicaut Master.
The Bible historiale was a popular medieval text combining biblical narrative, legend, and religious commentary. It was written by Guyart des Moulins (ca. 1295) and based on Peter Comestor's 12th-century Historia scholastica.
Livres hystoriaux de la Bible