Feast of St. Francis (Oct 4); Sergius, Bacchus, Marcellus and Apuleius (Oct. 7); Dionysius, Rusticius and Eleutherius (Oct 9); St. Calixtus (Oct. 14), St. Luke (Oct. 18)

Dublin Core

Identifier

BB_Llang_0055
Sotheby's 08 Dec 2015, Lot 57

Coverage

Unknown

Title

Feast of St. Francis (Oct 4); Sergius, Bacchus, Marcellus and Apuleius (Oct. 7); Dionysius, Rusticius and Eleutherius (Oct 9); St. Calixtus (Oct. 14), St. Luke (Oct. 18)

Table Of Contents

Incipit, recto: [...quoque mercandi modo negotia]//tionem mandanam in evangelicam commutare.
Explicit, verso: ...pro tui no[min]is honore po[r]tav[it]. P[er]// [dominum. Lectio i. Lucas medicus...]

Format

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

Description

Script: Gothic textualis rotunda in two columns of 30 lines.
Decoration, recto: 5 two-line initials, two vertical bar extensions with floral and foliate forms; verso: 1 five-line inhabited initial with St. Luke, 4 two-line initials, one vertical bar extension terminating in floral and foliate forms, vertical border of foliate forms in outer margin.

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; Christie's, Sale 5814, 25 June 1997, Lot 7.

Relation

Type

Text: Sanctorale

Files

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Citation

Giorgio d'Alemagna (active 1441-1479) and others, “Feast of St. Francis (Oct 4); Sergius, Bacchus, Marcellus and Apuleius (Oct. 7); Dionysius, Rusticius and Eleutherius (Oct 9); St. Calixtus (Oct. 14), St. Luke (Oct. 18),” Broken Books, accessed January 19, 2018, http://brokenbooks.omeka.net/items/show/55.