Contents and Arrangement

Lecture Notes on "Carolingian Illuminated Manuscripts", 1929

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of professional papers, catalogues, notes, card files, photographs, and other printed matter of American art historian Charles Rufus Morey.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No items were removed during 2013 or 2022 processing.

The following nitrate photograph negatives were deaccessioned in 2019: nos. 23-34, depicting Parentino Battle piece, Diana, Perino del Vaga, 'Head of Youth,' Giulio Romano, 'Satyr and Boy,' S. Nicholas of Myra, Cain and Abel, Three Apostles, and Cornelis de Wael as well as 24 photo negatives of plates from German art historical publication, and approximately 105 photo negatives on subjects of Attic vase painting, Greek and Roman sculpture, engraved medals, architectural monuments and plans.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single copies may be made for research purposes. No further duplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to Special Collections Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Special Requirements for Access:

The glass-plate negatives are fragile and require special handling in the reading room.

Credit this material:

Lecture Notes on "Carolingian Illuminated Manuscripts"; Charles Rufus Morey Papers, C0511, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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