Curriculum vitae of a Codicologist and other Marginal Matters

Folio 52r from the Belles Heures of Jean de Berry, c. 1408. The miniature of the Annuncuiation to the Shepherds is by the Limbourg Brothers.

Folio 16r

Folio 15v

St. Maur Hours, Paris, Bibliothèque nationale. Nouv. acq. lat. 3107, folio 33r: miniature is by the Mazarine Master.

Valerius Maximus, Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, fr. 282, folio 173r. The miniature is by the Virgil Master.

Book of Hours for the use of Nantes, 1401: New York, Morgan Library, ms. 515, folio 95. Miniature by the Coronation Master.


Considering a Marginal Master(or download the article from JSTOR)

Forest or the "leaves."

Nativity from the Salisbury Breviary: Paris, Bibliothèque nationale, Lat. 17294, folio 56v.

Gallica: Bibliothèque Numérique.

Stages of Execution

Scribal Samples