Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
Shelfmark:
MS. Rawl. Q. b. 6
Type of object:
manuscript
Material:
parchment
Page size:
255 x 410 mm
Title text:
Romance of Lancelot du Lac (branches 3. Lancelot; 4. Queste; 5. Mort Artu).
Country or nationality of origin:
French
Date:
14th century, first half (circa 1320-1330)
Folio or page no.:
fol. 210v
Whole page or detail:
whole page
Image description:
a) Conflation of two scenes; on left, Griffon, wearing Lancelot's arms, arrives at La Fontaine as Fées [Fountain of the Fairies]; on right, Guinevere and damsel lament Lancelot, because they think he is dead (S IV 317/1-22). | b) Lancelot meets a damsel riding on a white mule; she tells him he is especially welcome in the land of Estrangort (S IV 318/2-9).
Roll title:
MS. Rawl. Q. b. 6 Prose Lancelot.
Roll #:
358.1
Frame #:
31

Romance of Lancelot du Lac (branches 3. Lancelot; 4. Queste; 5. Mort Artu).