Manuscript

Koninklijke Bibliotheek, KB, 76 E 4
(Der Naturen Bloeme)

Codicology

Produced: Flanders or Utrecht, c. 1450-1500
Location: Koninklijke Bibliotheek (Koninklijke Bibliotheek (Netherlands)), Hague, Netherlands
Type: Encyclopedia
Language: Dutch
Folios: 152
Author: Jacob van Maerlant
Illustrated: Yes
Binding: 19th-century brown leather
Media: Vellum
Script: Littera textualis
Dimensions: Height: 29 cm Width: 21 cm
Folio 16v-17r

Description

Der Naturen Bloeme of Jacob van Maerlant.

The illustrations are for the most part very similar to those in KB, KA 16.

465 column miniatures, 1 historiated initial, 34 schematic drawings, decorated initials with border decoration. There are many illustrations of the monstrous human races.

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Editions and Facsimiles

Digital facsimiles

Koninklijke Bibliotheek
Koninklijke Bibliotheek (Low quality)