Paris, France, between 1495 and 1498.
Full royal blue velvet, gold clasps, gauffered gilt edges, by Simier; in full midnight blue morocco box-case, leather lined.
Gift; Herbert H. Lehman; 1968.
228 leaves (1 column, 28 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 263 x 192 mm
Probably owned by King Charles VIII (1483-1498); Théophile Belin of Paris (offered this ms. to J.P. Morgan (1837-1913) in 1910 but it was refused); Gabriel Wells; Frank Altschul, purchased from Wells Apr. 14, 1927; Herbert H. Lehman.