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Christine de Pizan, Le Livre des Trois Vertus.

Christine de Pizan, Le Livre des Trois Vertus.

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[Livre des trois vertues]
Creator: Christine, de Pizan, ca. 1364-ca. 1431 Rambures Master, fl. 1454-1475
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Dates: [ca. 1475]
s. XV^^3
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Description:
Belonged to Baron Edmond de Rothschild (1845-1934; MS 12). Purchased from H. P. Kraus in 1968, as the gift of Edwin J. Beinecke.
Binding: Nineteenth century. Red, straight-grained goatskin gold-tooled with black onlays over the bands. Light blue, watered
Abstract:
Four half-page miniatures: f. 1r Three virtues before Christine de Pizan, f. 16r Princesses seated around Dame Prudence, f. 49v Courtly and noble women seated before three Virtues, f. 72r Bourgeois and common women seated before three Virtues.
Manuscript on parchment (trimmed).
Physical Description:
Parchment, ff. ii (paper) + i (parchment) + 96 + i (parchment) + ii (paper)
col. ill.
354 x 263 (216 x 160) mm.
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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High Resolution (image/tiff)
Object ID: 2011379
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