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Page of text with initial with drawing of grotesque.

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Collection

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

Homiliae in Genesim, Exodum et Leviticum.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1408
Place Term: Italy
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MA 148
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 : Sir T. Phillipps; his sale (1898). Collection of Felix M. Warburg, bequeathed 1937. 9 ex libris pasted into inside front cover -- see photo.

Content : De Ricci, 1849. De Ricci, Supplement, 330. Chart by Dr. G.B. Guest.

Content : F. 141 is pasted onto back cover.

Content : 38 lines in two columns, ruled in pencil, prickings rarely visible. Catchwords visible. 17 quires of 8 folios each, followed by 1 quire of 5 folios. Final folio (f. 141) is pasted into back cover.

Content : Parchment

Content : F. 116: initial containing drawing of grotesque.

Content : Large blue and red initials, often in elaborate puzzle design, with penwork extending into margins. Alternating 1-line red and blue initials. Rubrics. Daubs of yellow as placemarkers.

Content: Note at end of manuscript apparently dates it to 1408.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : NYPW89-A695
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b12455533
UUID: f923f2b0-c5cc-012f-c241-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1408: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of text with initial with drawing of grotesque." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1408. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e885-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. "Page of text with initial with drawing of grotesque." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e885-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Manuscripts and Archives Division, The New York Public Library. (1408). Page of text with initial with drawing of grotesque. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-e885-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Page of text with initial with drawing of grotesque.