Feast of St. Maurelius (May 7), Matins, Lessons 1-2

Dublin Core

Identifier

BB_Llang_0039
Sotheby's, 25 April 1983, Lot 133, fol. d

Coverage

Unknown

Source

Sotheby's, Single Leaves and Miniatures from Western Illuminated Manuscripts, London, April 25, 1983, Lot 133, p. 198-200.

Title

Feast of St. Maurelius (May 7), Matins, Lessons 1-2

Table Of Contents

Incipit, recto: no image
Explicit, verso: ...ut p[ro]p[ri]um filiu[m]dilegerent et herede[m]. Hic inventutis//[sue flore omnium liberalium...]

Format

Single leaf of five; parchment; 275 x 200 (170 x 130) mm

Description

Script: Gothic textualis rotunda in two columns of 30 lines.
Decoration, recto: no image; verso: 1 four-line inhabited initial with St. Maurelius (patron saint of Ferrara), 1 two-line initial, two vertical bar extensions terminating in floral and foliate forms, large initial excised from column two.

Creator

Giorgio d'Alemagna (active 1441-1479) and others

Publisher

Ferrara, Italy

Language

Latin

Date

1441-1448

Provenance

Leonello d'Este (1407-1450), Marchese of Ferrara, patron; John Allan Rolls, 1st Baron Llangattock (1837 – 1912), former owner; Esther Rosenbaum, (d. 1980).

Type

Text: Sanctorale

Bibliographic Citation

Sotheby's, Single Leaves and Miniatures from Western Illuminated Manuscripts, London, April 25, 1983, (Sale code "Scissors"), Lot 133, p. 198-200; Federica Toniolo, Il lungo viaggio del Breviario di Lionello d'Este tra le due sponde dell'Atlantico, in Medioevo: arte e storia, Atti del Convegno internazionale di studi, Parma, 18-22 settembre 2007, a cura di A. C. Quintavalle, Università di Parma e Mondatori Electa, Milano 2008 (I convegni di Parma, 10), 564-577.

Files

Sotheby's, 25 April 1983, Lot 133, fol. d, verso (?), detail

Citation

Giorgio d'Alemagna (active 1441-1479) and others, “Feast of St. Maurelius (May 7), Matins, Lessons 1-2,” Broken Books, accessed April 25, 2018, http://brokenbooks.omeka.net/items/show/39.