The admiral, the virgin, and the spectrometer: Observations on the Coëtivy hours (Dublin, Chester Beatty library, MS W082)

Richard Gameson, Catherine Nicholson, Andrew Beeby

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This article examines the nature and implications of the extensive Marian texts and imagery in the mid-fifteenth- century Parisian Coëtivy Hours (Dublin, Chester Beatty Library, MS W082), and reports the findings from scientific investiga- tion of the inks and pigments that were used in the book.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)203-231
Number of pages29
JournalGESTA-International Center of Medieval Art
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sept 2020

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