Catalogue of the manuscripts at Ashburnham place [the property of the earl of Ashburnham]. Appendix

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C.F. Hodgson, 1861 - Manuscripts - 237 pages

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Page 11 - A lytel boke of. . .viii. l. vi. s. viii. d. and hit. . .a holy man. . .was over seyne, and redd be Doctor Thomas Ebb. . .al and Doctor Ryve. . .my modir bought hit.
Page 38 - Seventeen highly finished paintings in Indian ink, including the title page. Each design is followed by an extract from the gospels descriptive of the subject represented, and by a prayer and meditations, all in German and very neatly written ; the initials slightly heightened with gold. The paintings are all inscribed with the letters PPRF On one of the fly leaves is written :—" This booke was given by Peter Paul Rubens to his teacher and friend Octavio Van Veen, — Charles Henry van Prague.

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