Private Library - Unknown Owner, PL02
(Le livre des propriétés des choses)
|Produced:||Paris, ca. 1390|
|Location:||Private Library - Unknown Owner|
|Illustrator:||Perrin (Pierre) Remiet|
|Dimensions:||Height: 40.8 cm Width: 30.5 cm|
The De proprietatibus rerum, an encyclopedia by Bartholomaeus Anglicus, in the French translation by Jean Corbechon. Book 12 (birds) has small illustrations for most chapters plus a four-part introductory illustration. Book 14 (mountains) has one illustration featuring birds and animals.
Sold by Christie's in 2010 to an undisclosed private buyer. The manuscript has no official shelfmark; "PL02" is used on this site for reference.
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