Le livre de chasse / Gaston Phoebus.

Title:
Le livre de chasse / Gaston Phoebus.
Library:
Pierpont Morgan Library
Language:
French
City:
NEW YORK, N.Y.
Shelf Mark:
M. 1044
Alternate Names:
Gaston III Phœbus, Count of Foix, 1331-1391: Livre de chasse -- Das Buch der Jagd -- The hunting Book of Gaston Phebus -- The Master of Game --
Origin:
Paris
Dimensions:
128 folios -- 385 x 286 mm.
Date Description:
ca. 1407
Author:
Gaston III Phœbus, Count of Foix, 1331-1391 -- artist Master of Bedford, fl. 1415-1435
Content:
commissioned by Duke Philip the Bold, brother of the Duc de Berry --
Hand:
Gothic textualis formata --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
87 numerous framed scenes associated with hunting, 126 large format initials
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Special Collections Rare Books Oversize ND 3399 .G3 P3 2005 Non-Circulating Facsim. + Kommentar: Bd.1-Bd.2.
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
complete -- color
Publication Date:
2005
Place of Publication:
Luzern, Switzerland
Publisher:
Faksimile Verlag
Notes:
commentary by Yves Christe, William Voelke, and Francois Avril
Type of Text:
didactic, prose, secular, treatise on hunting, Venatic manual, vernacular