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Detailed manuscript information (based on Ernest Langlois, Les manuscrits du Roman de la rose. Description et classement, Geneva: Slatkine Reprints, 1974, p. 85):
Parchment, measure: 302x217mm, 155 fols, two columns at 38 lines. Beginning of second folio: Lors de ville ou talant d'aler. The manuscript contains the Roman de la rose. At the end, the following lines have been added:
- Explicit le Romans de la Rose,
Ou l'Art d'Amours est toute enclose.
Nature rit, si com moy semble,
Quant hic et hec joingnent ensemble.
1. God of Love is on the left.
2. Genius is on the right.
Clothing and other features:
1. God of Love
Pink cotehardie with tippets
The God of Love is standing, helping Genius to put on his chasuble. Genius is bent over, getting the chasuble over his head. His hands are stretched forward and his face cannot be seen.
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