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Opening of Greek text, border design, initial with grotesque.

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Names
Aristotle (Author)
Hermonymus, Georgius (Translator)
Georgius, Gio. (Engraver)
Collection

Renaissance and medieval manuscripts collection, ca. 850-ca. 1600.

virtutibus et vitiis.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1490 - 1510
Place Term: France
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 59
Topics
Borders (Ornament Areas)
Notes
Content : Listed in De Ricci, Seymour, Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the United States and Canada. New York. N.Y.: H.W. Wilson, 1935; and Supplement, New York, N.Y.: Bibliographical Society of America, 1962.

Ownership : Arms on f.7, apparently Engelbert de Cleves, comte de Nivernois. Comte Leon d'Ourches collection (Nancy); sold to Charron, 1811. Payne and Foss. George Templeton Strong sale, 1878. Bought 1878 by J.J. Astor; gift of Astor to library.

Content : 7-12 long lines, ruled in light pencil.

Content : Border designs, rubrics, large and small initials in gold, blue and red.

Content : De Ricci, 1324. Murphy article. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest. Library dossier.

Content : For Greek incipits and explicits, see photos.

Content : Parchment

Content: F. 7v shows two swans holding coat of arms; ff. 8 and 24 have large initials with grotesques. Animal figures in some borders
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: 813b3080-c5cb-012f-4a9e-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1490: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of Greek text, border design, initial with grotesque." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1490 - 1510. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e506-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of Greek text, border design, initial with grotesque." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 4, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e506-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1490 - 1510). Opening of Greek text, border design, initial with grotesque. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e506-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Opening of Greek text, border design, initial with grotesque.