Rothschild Canticles (f. 148r): Eccles. 6.1. Man taking food from table of another; Eccles. 8.1. Teacher seated at desk reading to pupil
ID
 
164
 
Original Country
 
France
 
Sorting Title
 
Rothschild Canticles (f. 148r): Eccles. 6.1. Man taking food from table of another; Eccles. 8.1. Teacher seated at desk reading to pupil
 
Subject
 

Description: The upper vignette portrays a young man reaching for food at the table in front of an older man. The lower vignette portrays an older man seated at a desk with an open book discoursing with a younger man standing to the right.

 
Creation Date
 
ca. 1300
 
Century
 
14th
 
Style Genre
 
Medieval
 
Work Type
 
dissertation/thesis
 
Measurements
 
ca. 118 x 84 mm
 
Format Medium
 

vignette

 
Original Location
 

Flanders or Upper Rhineland

 
Provenance
 

Collection of William Alexander Douglas, Duke of Hamilton and Brandon.
Reverend Walter Sneyd, gift from Douglas in 1856.
Sotheby, sold 16 December 1903, no.513 Bernard Quaritch, London.
Collection of Edmond de Rothschild, MS 98, sold 24 June 1968 no.1 in Paris, Palais GalliƩra.
Acquired from H.P. Kraus in 1968 as the gift of Edwin J. Beinecke.

 
Current Repository
 

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University

 
Repository Number
 
MS 404
 
Image of Rothschild Canticles (f. 148r): Eccles. 6.1. Man taking food from table of another; Eccles. 8.1. Teacher seated at desk reading to pupil.