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Drawings by Louis Boudan (and others ?), some coloured, of monuments, epitaphs, etc., of royal and other personages buried in certain parts of France: 'Recueuil d'armoiries et de devises, tirées sur plusieurs anciens monuments, vitres, bastimens, tableaux, tapisseries, manuscrits originaux, etc.', Written in about A.D. 1700 by de Gaignières

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MS. Gough drawings-Gaignières 16

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Drawings by Louis Boudan (and others ?), some coloured, of monuments, epitaphs, etc., of royal and other personages buried in certain parts of France: 'Recueuil d'armoiries et de devises, tirées sur plusieurs anciens monuments, vitres, bastimens, tableaux, tapisseries, manuscrits originaux, etc.'

Most of the drawings are heraldic, but at fol. 44 is a series illustrating the parable of the Prodigal Son, and at fol. 64av a series relating to the life of St. Eligius.

Dates

  • Written in about A.D. 1700 by de Gaignières

Extent

91 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Gough drawings-Gaignières 16

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 18361

Related Materials

No list in the Bulletin, but one in Bouchot, i, pp. 489-505, the last item on p. 505, however, not being represented in the Bodleian collection.

Physical Facet

On paper

Dimensions

19 7/8 × 13 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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