LOS ANGELES, CA., J. Paul Getty Museum
Liber ALCHANDREI philosophi. BOETHIUS, De arithmetica, De musica ms.
Los Angeles, Getty Mus., MS. 72
Early 15th cent. (c. 1405), France (Paris)
Vellum, 390 x 30 5 mm; i + 117 leaves. Miniatures, borders, two-line initials, running titles and line-endings alternately of blue or burnished gold; numerous diagrams. 16th-century doeskin binding
Illuminated by the Virgil Master. Copied from Paris, BNF lat.17868
Owners: Bought from Royez, Paris, by Sir Thomas Phillips (his MS 1351). Count Antoine Seilern (Phillipps' sale, Sotheby's 1 July 1946, lot 11)
Purchased in 2003