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Opening of text one, initial with miniature, border, rubrics.

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Names
Lawrence Justinian, Saint (1381-1456) (Author)
Collection

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

Five texts by Laurentius Justinianus]

disciplina et perfectione monastice conversationis.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1400 - 1499
Place Term: Venice
Date Created: 1400 - 1499
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 82
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 : Bought 1844 by George Templeton Strong. Given 1878 by J.J. Astor.

Content : 1 scribe.

Content : 25 long lines per page, ruled in pencil, catchwords clearly visible.

Content : Binding broken off, manuscript split into two parts.

Content : Concluding rubric, f. 278v, stating that the sermons were excerpted "e libro sermonum quem edidit Reverendissimus pater Dominus Laurentius Iustiniano episcopus Castellensis"; for Xmas, Crucifixion, Resurrection, Pentecost, Annunciation, Assumption.

Content : De Ricci dates this to the 15th century, Dr. Guest to the first half of the 15th century; both place it in Lombardy. Dr. de la Mare describes the borders and initials as Venetian gothic style.

Content : De Ricci, 1328. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : Illuminated initials and miniatures.

Content : Large initials in various colors on gold fields. Multi-colored border designs. Red and blue alternating small initials, rubrics, chapter notations. Blue/red/gold initials with penwork. Placemarkers. Border and initials are in Venetian Gothic style.

Content : Parchment

Content : We thank Dr. A.C. de la Mare for her notes on this manuscript.

Content : 1

Content: Text ends on f. 166v; on ff. 167-169v, the "Tabula super capitulis huius totius operis." Contemporary foliation suggests loss of leaf numbered 170 at the end of this text.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: c54359f0-c5cb-012f-4985-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1381: Creator Born
  • 1400: Created (Approximate)
  • 1456: Creator Died
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text one, initial with miniature, border, rubrics." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1400 - 1499. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e627-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Opening of text one, initial with miniature, border, rubrics." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e627-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1400 - 1499). Opening of text one, initial with miniature, border, rubrics. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e627-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of text one, initial with miniature, border, rubrics.