Vidal Mayor

Title:
Vidal Mayor
Library:
J. Paul Getty Museum
Language:
Spanish, Spanish (Navarro-Aragonese)
City:
MALIBU, CA, USA
Shelf Mark:
Ms. Ludwig XIV 6, 83.MQ.165
Origin:
Spain
Dimensions:
277 folios -- 363 x 243 mm.
Date Description:
mid-13th century
Author:
Vidal de Canellas, bishop of Huesca --
Content:
The “Major” compilation of the Aragones law code -- Feudal customs of Aragon --
Hand:
gothic bookhand --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
156 miniatures -- numerous marginalia -- historiated initials -- drolleries [droleries, grotesques] -- decorated initials --
Musical Notation:
No
Call Number:
Medieval [7th Floor Hesburgh] General Collection KKT 5341 .A17 V53 1989 v.1-v.2 Non-Circulating
Commentary Volume:
Yes
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete manuscript -- color -- very narrow white margins surround the reproduced pages --
Publication Date:
1989
Place of Publication:
Huesca, Spain
Publisher:
EXCMA. Diputación Provincial Instituto de Estudios Altoaragoneses
Printer:
Julio Soto, Madrid, Spain
Notes:
Other names: Antonio Ubieto Arteta, Jesús Delgado Echeverría, Juan Antonio Frago Gracia, María del Carmen Lacarra Ducay
Type of Text:
legal, secular, vernacular