Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
Shelfmark:
MS. Douce 195
Type of object:
Manuscript
Material:
parchment
Page size:
approx. 345 x 233 mm
Author (if known):
Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meung
Title text:
Le roman de la rose
Country or nationality of origin:
French
Date:
15th century, end
Folio or page no.:
fol. 002r
Whole page or detail:
detail
Image description:
Col. I. The Lover next sees a crenellated and buttressed garden wall decorated with illusionistically painted sculptures in niches [vices and misfortunes banished from the courtly world]. (line 129)
Roll title:
MS. Douce 195
Roll #:
157A
Frame #:
005

Le roman de la rose