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Douce Apocalypse

A.G Hassall

Douce Apocalypse

by A.G Hassall

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementA.G.and W.O.Hassall..
ContributionsHassall, W.O.
The Physical Object
Pagination32p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20916846M

Kelly, Joseph F., "Review of The Douce Apocalypse: Picturing the End of the World in the Middle Ages, by N. Morgan, and St. Margaret's Gospel Book: The Favourite Book of an Eleventh-Century Queen of Scots, by R. Rushforth" ().Author: Joseph F Kelly. One is known as the Douce Apocalypse, the other is the Alfonso Psalter. The Douce Apocalypse, one of an extraordinary number of Apocalypse manuscripts produced during the thirteenth century, was made for Henry III's son, Edward, at some date before his accession to the throne in It is named from a 19th-century owner.

douce definition: 1. Obs. pleasant or hospitable 2. A 14th-century MS. Book of Prayers in the Francis Douce collection in the Bodleian library at Oxford contains a drawing in which two persons are shown, but they bowl to no mark. ) of the Commentary on the Apocalypse gives the owner's name in a coeval hand as " Richard Schepard. Douce Apocalypse c. Manuscript (Ms. Douce ), x mm Bodleian Library, Oxford: The influence of the new style found in the books of Louis IX shortly reached England. Henry III, while he commissioned a great many paintings for his palaces and chapels was not a bibliophile.

The Douce Apocalypse Bodleian Lib., MS. Douce View Title Douce Apocalypse, Letter to Philadelphia showing Christ with key and church with angel holding 2 dishes Creator/Culture patron: Edward I (British, ) and Eleanor of Castile Site/Repository. The Douce Apocalypse Bodleian Lib., MS. Douce View Title Douce Apocalypse, the seventh veil Creator/Culture patron: Edward I (British, ) and Eleanor of Castile Site/Repository Repository: Bodleian Library (Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom) ID: Bodleian Lib., MS. Douce Period/Date Gothic Creation date: ca


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Douce Apocalypse by A.G Hassall Download PDF EPUB FB2

Provenance and Acquisition. Two production units (fols.), but with the same ruling and possibly the same scribe. Fol. 1, historiated initial, kneeling figures identifiable from their arms as Edward I of England (before his accession, ), and Eleanor of Castile; they married inDouce Apocalypse book datable between and Morgan (), on art-historical grounds suggests a date of c.

The Douce Apocalypse was a special favourite with William Morris and Edward Burne-Jones when they were students at Oxford. It is one of several richly illustrated manuscripts of the Apocalypse made in England in the thirteenth century that Morris considered ‘examples of serious Gothic design at its best Collection: Bodleian Library (MS.

Douce ). The Manuscript Douce Apocalypse is considered one Douce Apocalypse book the best of the English thirteenth century Apocalypse manuscripts, a genre which had become one of the most sought after luxury books.

This manuscript illustrates the Book of Revelation of St. John the by: 3. Illustrated Apocalypse manuscripts are manuscripts that contain the text of Revelation or a commentary on Revelation and also illustrations.

Many of the more famous Apocalypse manuscripts were made in England c. Paul Meyer and Léopold Delisle, in their book L'Apocalypse en français au XIIIe siècle (Paris MS fr. ), 2 vols., Paris,were the first scholars to try to. the douce apocalypse Download the douce apocalypse or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to get the douce apocalypse book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The Douce Apocalypse was an illustrated manuscript produced in for the future Edward I and his wife Eleanor of Castile, and fifty of its illustrations are reproduced with commentary in this attractive book.4/5.

The Douce Apocalypse, named after the manuscript's final private owner, remains one of the best examples of this genre. A volume published by Oxford's Bodleian Library, where the book currently resides, provides a great introduction to this gorgeous apocalypse, though it provides nowhere near a complete facsimile and only a small portion of the /5.

The mid-thirteenth-century Oxford Apocalypse is among the finest apocalypses created in ing the new Gothic style originating in the French Court, this manuscript is an elegant and courtly work made for the heir to the English known as the Douce Apocalypse, it is part of the small Westminster group of English apocalypses.

The illuminations sit in the top half of the. The commentaries on sheet 4 include the introd. by M.R. James to the ed. of the Douce Apocalypse published by the Roxburghe Club inthe introd. by A.G. and W.O. Hassall to the ed.

published by Faber and Faber inexcerpts from the Bodleian Library Summary Catalogue, and commentary on each illumination from a draft description by. Genre/Form: Illustrated works Illustrations: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hassall, A.G.

Douce Apocalypse. New York, T. Yoseloff [] (OCoLC)   The Douce Apocalypse is a great place to start our image analysis. It is a favoured manuscript for this due to patronage as well as because it includes the Berengaudus Gloss.

The Berengaudus gloss is, just as the Beatus, a commentary written on the Apocalypse text. The Apocalypse in Latin and French (Bodleian Ms. Douce ) (London: The Roxburghe Club, ). Millar, Eric George. English Illuminated Manuscripts from the Xth to the XIIIth century (Paris and Brussels, ), pp.

The Douce Apocalypse. Picturing the end of the world in the Middle Ages, and: St Margaret's Gospel Book: The favourite book of an eleventh-century Queen of Scots.

Alison Stones. Morgan, Nigel. The Douce Apocalypse. Picturing the end of the world in the Middle Ages. Oxford: Bodleian Library.

The Douce Apocalypse also seems to come from that same milieu of royal patronage at Westminster. Though no modern book can match the beauty of this great illuminated manuscript, this volume conveys both the beauty of the original and the enduring fascination of its contents.5/5(2).

written and illustrated around CE. one of the many masterpieces of gothic illumination. each of the hundred pages has an illustration above 2 columns of beautifully lettered text.

on each page of douce app, is open square in upper left for initials. this book represents new breed of picture book establishing page design of 15th century. The Book of Revelation in 97 Mystical Miniatures.

The Oxford Apocalypse or Ms. Douce ranks among the most significant English manuscripts of the 13th the sheer number of its miniatures, 97 in total, earns it a foremost position among all other illuminated works of this : Akademische Druck- u.

Verlagsanstalt (ADEVA). Jan 7, - Douce Apocalypse c. Manuscript (Ms. Douce ), x mm Bodleian Library, Oxford. The Douce Apocalypse: Picturing the End of the World in the Middle Ages by Nigel J. Morgan really liked it avg rating — 4 ratings — published The Cloisters Apocalypse ca. French The Apocalypse, or Book of Revelation, was, according to European medieval tradition, written by John the Evangelist during his exile on the Greek island of.

10 февр. - Просмотрите доску «Douce Apocalypse» пользователя eprimorskaya в Pinterest. Посмотрите больше идей на темы «Апокалипсис, Аугсбург и Музей метрополитен» pins. In this page from the Douce Apocalypse, c.the small writing translates (into French) text from the Berengaudus commentary, to go with the Latin text.

Berengaudus (–) was a Benedictine monk, supposed author of Expositio super septem visiones libri Apocalypsis, a Authority control: BNE: XX, GND:. I recently happened upon the image above, which comes from a thirteenth-century illuminated manuscript of the Book of Revelation known as the Douce Apocalypse.

The manuscript is in the Bodleian Library at Oxford University; it is named after Francis Douce, who bequeathed his collection to the library at his death in Book # The Douce Apocalypse. It was made by King Edward I at England in Bodleian Library at Oxford, England - Bodl.

MS. Douce You will see .