Manuscript Leaf with the Last Supper and the Washing of the Apostles’ Feet Leaf, from a Royal Psalter
Made in probably London, England
Tempera and gold on parchment
Overall (folio): 9 1/8 x 6 5/8 in. (23.1 x 16.9 cm)
Illumination: 7 1/2 x 4 15/16 in. (19.1 x 12.5 cm)
Mat: 14 x 11 in. (35.5 x 27.9 cm)
Manuscripts and Illuminations
Rogers Fund, 1922
Not on view
Fontevrault Abbey ; Queen Eleanor of Provence(?); S. Durlacher(until 1922)
Burroughs, Bryson. "A Thirteenth-Century Manuscript." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 17 (July 1922). pp. 153-155.
Gillerman, Dorothy, ed. Transformations of the Court Style: Gothic Art in Europe, 1270 to 1330. Providence: Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 1977. no. 44, pp. 120–21, ill.
Morgan, Nigel. Early Gothic Manuscripts 1190–1250: Volume 2, 1250–1285, edited by Jonathan J. G. Alexander. A Survey of Manuscripts Illuminated in the British Isles, Vol. 4. London: Harvey Miller Publishers, 1988. no. 152a, pp. 140-141, fig. 258.
Higgitt, John. The Murthly Hours: Devotion, Literacy and Luxury in Paris, England and the Gaelic West. London: British Library, 2000. pp. 225-226.