The J. Paul Getty Museum

Bible Historiale, vol. 2

Not currently on view

Object Details

Title:

Bible Historiale, vol. 2

Artists/Makers:

Master of Jean de Mandeville (French, active 1350 - 1370)

Guyart des Moulins (French, born 1251)

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

Guyart des Moulins (French, born 1251)

Culture:

French

Place:

Paris, France (Place Created)

Date:

about 1360–1370

Medium:

Tempera on parchment bound between wood boards covered with eighteenth-century green morocco

Object Number:

Ms. 1 (84.MA.40), v2

Dimensions:

Leaf: 34.9 × 26 cm (13 3/4 × 10 1/4 in.)

See more

See less

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
French Illuminated Manuscripts (July 17 to October 6, 1985) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), July 17 to October 6, 1985
Illuminated Gothic Manuscripts (January 20 to April 5, 1987) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 20 to April 5, 1987
Illuminated French Manuscripts of the Later Middle Ages (October 20, 1987 to January 3, 1988) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), October 20, 1987 to January 3, 1988
A Thousand Years of the Bible: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts (January 15 to March 31, 1991) (fols. 86v - 87)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), January 15 to March 31, 1991
The Apocalypse and Other Visions in Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts (April 16 to June 30, 1991) (fols. 91v - 92)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), April 16 to June 30, 1991
French Illumination in the Late Middle Ages (October 15 to December 29, 1991) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), October 15 to December 29, 1991
Illuminating the Past: Historical Texts of the Middle Ages and Renaissance (February 2 to April 11, 1993) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), February 2 to April 11, 1993
Ten Centuries of French Illumination (April 23 to July 7, 1996) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), April 23 to July 7, 1996
The Making of a Hero: Alexander the Great from Antiquity to the Renaissance (October 22, 1996 to January 5, 1997) (fols. 137v - 138)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu), October 22, 1996 to January 5, 1997
French Manuscript Illumination of the Late Middle Ages (August 3 to September 26, 1999) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 3 to September 26, 1999
Landscape in the Renaissance (August 1 to October 15, 2006) (fols. 215v - 216)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 1 to October 15, 2006
The Old Testament in Medieval Manuscript Illumination (June 1 to August 8, 2010) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), June 1 to August 8, 2010
Imagining the Past in France: 1250-1500 (November 16, 2010 to February 6, 2011) (Fols. 137v - 138)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), November 16, 2010 to February 6, 2011
Stories to Watch: Narrative in Medieval Manuscripts (February 22 to May 15, 2011) (fol. 1)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), February 22 to May 15, 2011
The Art of Devotion in the Middle Ages (August 28, 2012 to February 5, 2013) (fols. 110v - 111)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 28, 2012 to February 5, 2013