Historia Scholastica

Object Details

Title:

Historia Scholastica

Artist/Maker:

Unknown
Peter Comestor (French, about 1100 - about 1179)

Culture:

Austrian

Place:

Austria (Place Created)

Date:

about 1300

Medium:

Tempera colors and gold leaf on parchment bound between wood boards covered with white pigskin

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig XIII 1

Dimensions:

Leaf: 34.3 × 24.3 cm (13 1/2 × 9 9/16 in.)

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von Euw, Anton, and Joachim M. Plotzek. Die Handschriften der Sammlung Ludwig. 4 vols. (Cologne: Schnütgen-Museum, 1979-1985), vol. 3 (1982), pp. 226-29.

"Manuscript Acquisitions: The Ludwig Collection." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 12 (1984), pp. 300-1.

Vizkelety, Von Andras. "Die Schreiber einer 'Handschriftengruppe um 1300'." In Entstehung und Typen mittelalterlicher Lyrikhandschriften: Akten des Grazer Symposiums 13 - 17 Oktober 1999. Anton Schwod and Andras Vizkelety, eds. (Bern: Peter Lang, 1999), pp. 303-14.

Kren, Thomas. Illuminated Manuscripts of Germany and Central Europe in the J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles: J. Paul Getty Museum, 2009), pp. 27-28, 31-33, 79-80.