Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Rylands Medieval Collection
Image Number:
JRL0930254dc
Reference Number:
English MS 81
Previous Accession Number:
R4995
Link to Catalogue:
Image Title:
Gospel of Matthew
Alternative Image Title:
Jesus predicts his death
Parent Work Title:
New Testament
Alternative Parent Work Title:
Later Version Wycliffe New Testament
Creator:
Matthew, the Apostle, Saint
Creator Role:
Author
Creator Attribution:
Wycliffe, John, d. 1384
Display Creator:
Wycliffe, John, d. 1384
Date Created:
14th century [late]
Page:
12r
Image Sequence Number:
012r
Description:
Gospel of Matthew: chapters sixteen and seventeen. A pen-flourished initial 'I' in blue and red ink introduces the next chapter. Jesus predicts his death whilst he and the disciples are in Galilee. The written space is c. 207 x 133 mm in two columns.
Language:
enm-GB
Subject:
Religion
Subject:
Christianity
Subject:
Bible--Manuscripts, English
Subject:
Bible. English (Middle English)--Versions-- Wycliffe
Subject:
Bible. N.T.
Subject:
Bible. N.T. Gospels
Subject:
Bible. N.T.--Versions
Type:
Text
Category of Material:
Archives and Manuscripts
Sub-Category:
Codex
Technique Used:
Scripts (writing)
Medium:
Ink
Support:
Vellum
Time Period Covered:
1 BCE - 500 CE
Places Covered:
Israel--Galilee
People Covered:
Wycliffe, John, d. 1384
People Covered:
Jesus Christ
Item Height:
270 mm
Item Width:
192 mm
Current Repository:
John Rylands University Library, The University of Manchester, U.K.
Provenance:
Reynolds, Edward (Fellow of Merton 1620 and warden 1660-1, bishop of Norwich 1661-76)
Provenance:
Simonson, William, fellow of Merton College, Oxford.
Provenance:
Provenance:
Danvers, Anne, Dame, "widowe, sumtyme wyffe to Sr William Danvers, knyght, hoose soule God assoyle hathe gevyn this present Booke unto mastre confessor and his Bretherne encloosed in Syon, etc."
Provenance:
Wilson, Lea
Rights Holder - Image:
JRUL
Rights holder - Work:
JRUL
References:
Parts of this catalogue have been reproduced from Ker, N.R., 'Medieval manuscripts in British libraries, vol. III, Lampeter-Oxford' (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983), pp. 406-7. By kind permission of Oxford University Press.
References:
Tyson, Moses, 'Hand-List of the Collection of English Manuscripts in the John Rylands Library' (1928), p.19.
Bibliography:
Cooper, W. R., 'The Wycliffe New Testament (1388): an edition in modern spelling, with an introduction, the original prologues and the Epistle to the Laodiceans, edited for The Tyndale Society' (London: British Library, 2002)
Bibliography:
See Forshall, Josiah and Madden, Frederic, 'The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments, with the Apocryphal books, in the earliest English versions made from the Latin Vulgate by John Wycliffe and his followers' (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1850), vol. 1, MS no.156.
Bibliography:
Published as 'The New Testament in English translated by John Wycliffe circa MCCCLXXX : now first printed from a contemporary manuscript formerly in the monastery of Sion Middlesex late in the collection of Lea Wilson FSA' (Chiswick: William Pickering, 1848).
Notes:
See English Manuscript 902 for transcript made by Mr. Lea Wilson.
Date Captured:
2009-04-15
Image Creation Technique:
Digital capture by Heritage Imaging, The University of Manchester Library
Date Image Added:
2009-07
Metadata Language:
eng-GB

Gospel of Matthew