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Trésor de sapience, Histoire universelle, Creation to hadrian
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Trésor de sapience, Histoire universelle, Creation to hadrian


Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
6/11/1986Treatmentre-housed; repaired
Exhibitions
  • Text and Image: Medieval Book Illustration. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1986.
  • Art in the Book:The Vision of Architecture, Painting, and Sculpture in Illuminated Manuscripts. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1989.
  • Tales in the Telling: Secular Narrative Illustration in the Medieval Book. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1991.
  • Travel in Medieval Manuscripts. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1993.
  • Mything Persons: Historic Figures in Legends of East and West. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1998.
Provenance Adolph of Burgundy (1489-1540), seigneur of Bevres, Vere, and Flissinghe; Duke Louis-César de la Vellière (1708-1780); sale, Paris, 1784 or 1788; Rev. Fletcher Fleming (Rayrigg, Windermere, Westmoreland), by 1866; L.S. Olschki, Florence, by 1916; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1916, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1480-1485
Medium
Vellum; 361ff.; 6 large,35 small miniats;57 hist.initial
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.307
Measurements
Overall: 16 15/16 x 12 5/8 in. (43 x 32 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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