Bible, Tempera, ink, and metal leaf on parchment; leather binding, French

Bible

Date:
ca. 1235
Geography:
Made in Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Tempera, ink, and metal leaf on parchment; leather binding
Dimensions:
Overall (Closed): 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 3 1/8 in. (16.5 x 9.5 x 7.9 cm)
Overall (Open): 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 5 in. (16.5 x 24.1 x 12.7 cm)
Classification:
Manuscripts and Illuminations
Credit Line:
Bequest of Gwynne M. Andrews, 1930
Accession Number:
31.134.9
Not on view
Gwynne M. Andrews, New York (until 1931)
Branner, Robert. "The 'Soissons Bible' Paintshop in Thirteenth-Century Paris." Speculum 44, no. 1 (January 1969). pp. 13–34, fig. 14.