Kaiser Heinrichs Romfahrt

Title:
Kaiser Heinrichs Romfahrt
Library:
Landeshauptarchiv (formerly Staatsarchiv)
Language:
Latin
City:
KOBLENZ (COBLENCE), Germany
Shelf Mark:
Abt. 1 C Nr. 1, folios 1-37.
Alternate Names:
Bilderchronik von Kaiser Heinrich VII. und Kurf├╝rst Balduin von Luxemburg (1308-1313)
Origin:
Trier, Germany
Dimensions:
37 folios -- ca. 340 x ca. 240 mm.
Date Description:
1330-1340
Content:
Pictorial account (with brief Latin captions) of the trip to Rome of Emperor Henry VII and Balduin of Luxemburg. note: This pictorial chronicle was bound at the beginning of Balduineum I, a collection of records for the diocese of Trier.
Hand:
Gothic textualis
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
full-page, divided into two framed scenes -- pen drawings, with watercolor
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Large DD 162 .R64 1965 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Color -- Much reduced, each illuminated folio is faced by a transcription of the brief Latin text below each one of the two scenes, a translation of this text into German and a paragraph of mainly historical commentary in German
Publication Date:
1965
Place of Publication:
Boppard am Rhein, Germany
Publisher:
H. Boldt
Notes:
Historical introduction. Complete transcription and translation into modern German, with historical commentary on the individual miniatures. Other names: Franz-Josef Heyen
Bibliography:
http://www.landeshauptarchiv.de/ausstellung/romfahrt.html --
Type of Text:
historical, secular