Roman de la violette.

Record ID: 
77008
Accession number: 
MS M.36
Title: 
Roman de la violette.
Created: 
France, between 1414 and 1474.
Binding: 
Olive morocco inlaid by Thompson of London lettered: Le Roment de la Violette - MS du 15 siècle.
Credit: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1903.
Description: 
112 leaves (1 column, 23-29 lines), bound : paper, ill. ; 280 x 200 mm
Provenance: 
Joseph Barrois Collection (no. 352), sold in 1849 to the Earl of Ashburnham; his sale (London, 1901, no. 235) to Quaritch; John E. Kerr Collection (cat., 1903, p. 7-8, no. 5, and plate); purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) with the Kerr Collection in 1903; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Notes: 

Ms. written in France, ca. 1414-1474.
Decoration: blue and red ink initials.

Script: 
bastarda
Language: 
French
Century: 
Classification: