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Leaves from a Bible

Object Details

Title:

Leaves from a Bible

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Carolingian

Place:

Tours, France (Place Created)

Date:

about 845

Medium:

Iron gall ink and tempera on parchment

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig I 1 (83.MA.50)

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Provenance
Provenance
by 1979 - 1983

Dr. Peter Ludwig, German, 1925 - 1996 and Irene Ludwig, German, 1927 - 2010, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1983.

Bibliography
Bibliography

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Rand, E.K. Studies in the Script of Tours II. The Earliest Book of Tours with Supplementary Descriptions of Other Manuscripts of Tours (Cambridge: n.p., 1934), pp. 117-118.

Nordenfalk, Carl. "Beiträge zur Geschichte der Turonischen Buchmalerei." Acta Archaeologica 7 (1936), pp. 281-304.

Laufner, R., "Vom Bereich der Trierer Klosterbibliothek St. Maximin im Hochmittelalter," Armaria Trevirensia: Beiträge zur Trierer Bibliotheksgeschichte. Zum 50. Deutschen Bibliothekartag in Trier, ed. H. Schiel, (Trier, 1960), pp. 9-35.

Ullman, B.L. "New Leaves from a Tours Bible in Perfected Script." Medievalia et Humanistica 14 (1962), pp. 23-30.

Becker, Peter, ed. Corpus Consuetudinum Monasticarum Vol 4. (Siegberg: Kassius Hallinger OSB, 1968), pp. XVIII-XIX.

Fischer, B., "Die Alkuin-Bibeln." Die Bibel von Moutier-Grandval, British Museum Codex Add. 10546, (Bern, 1971), p. 64.

Mütherich, F., "Die touronishe Bibel von St. Maximin in Trier," Kunsthistorische Forschungen Otto Pächt zu seinem 70. Geburtstag, eds. A. Rosenauer and G. Weber, (Munich, 1972), pp. 44-54, pl. 3.

Euw, Anton von, and Joachim M. Plotzek. Die Handschriften der Sammlung Ludwig. 4 vols. (Cologne: Schnütgen-Museum, 1979-1985), vol. 1 (1979), pp. 43-48.

Nordenfalk, Carl. Review of Die Handschriften der Sammlung Ludwig, by Anton von Euw and Joachim M. Plotzek. Kunstchronik 33, no. 2 (February 1980), p. 67.

"Manuscript Acquisitions: The Ludwig Collection." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 12, 1984, p. 282.

Franz, G., ed. Armaria Trevirensia: Beiträge zur Trierer Bibliotheksgeschichte. 2. stark erweiterte Auflage, zum 75. Deutschen Bibliothekartag in Trier. (Wiesbaden, 1985), pp. 15-43 (reprint).

A Thousand Years of the Bible: An Exhibition of Manuscripts from The J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu [...], exh. cat. (Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum; Los Angeles: University of California, 1991), fig. 20.

de Hamel, C., A History of Illuminated Manuscripts, (London, 1994), pp. 49-50, pl. 39 (fol. 7).

Nolden, Reiner, Die Touronische Bibel der Abteil St. Maximin von Trier, (Trier, 2002), pp. 205, 214-15, 217, 224, 226-27, 233-34, figs. 31, 32, 55-64, 75-78, 151-54, 172, 176, 179.

von Euw/Plotzek I, cat. no. 43, pp. 182-83 (fols. 8, 10), 281-82.

Kren, Thomas. French Illuminated Manuscripts in the J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2007), pp. viii-ix, 1, ill.

Turner, Nancy K. "Cases in reconstructing the fragment: The conservation treatment of single leaves and cuttings." In Care and conservation of manuscripts 11: Proceedings of the eleventh international seminar held at the University of Copenhagen 24th-25th April 2008. Matthew James Driscoll and Ragnheiður Mósesdóttir, eds. (Denmark: Museum Tusculanum Press, 2009), pp. 216-17, fig. 147.