Feast of St. John the Baptist (June 24), 1st Vespers-Matins, Lesson 2

Dublin Core

Identifier

BB_Llang_0043
Sotheby's, 21 July 1994, Lot 62, fol. 2

Coverage

Unknown

Title

Feast of St. John the Baptist (June 24), 1st Vespers-Matins, Lesson 2

Table Of Contents

Incipit, recto: [...ex utero matris suae. Capitulum.]//Audite insul[a]e et attendite populi de longe...
Explicit, verso: Johanem Baptistam praecursorem domini. Qui viam [domino praeparavit in eremo...]

Format

One leaf of a bifolium (see BB_Llang_0069); parchment; 275 x 200 (170 x 130) mm

Description

Script: Gothic textualis in two columns of 30 lines.
Catchword in bas de page: d[omi]no.
Decoration, recto: 1 five-line inhabited initial with St. John the Baptist, 1 four-line inhabited initial with Zachariah, two vertical bar extensions, one terminating in floral and foliate forms; verso: 1 eight-line inhabited initial with unknown saint, 1 two-line initial, one vertical bar extension and one outer border with florl and foliate forms.

Creator

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

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; Sotheby's, 21 July 1994, Lot 62; Christie's, 24 Nov-03 Dec, 2015, Lot #27.

Type

Text: Sanctorale

Bibliographic Citation

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

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Citation

Giorgio d'Alemagna (active 1441-1479) and others (Matteo de' Pasti), “Feast of St. John the Baptist (June 24), 1st Vespers-Matins, Lesson 2,” Broken Books, accessed July 22, 2018, https://brokenbooks.omeka.net/items/show/41.