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Doge Tron of Venice in prayer before the Virgin and Child.

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Title
Doge Tron of Venice in prayer before the Virgin and Child.
Additional title: Opening of main text. Initials, signature of artist, miniature, border design with animals and coat of arms, rubrics.
Names
Tron, Niccolò, doge of Venice (d. 1473 ) (Former owner)
Marsilio da Bologna (Artist)
Collection

Promissio of Doge Tron

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1471
Place: Venice
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 40
Topics
Jesus Christ
Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint
Tron, Niccolò, doge of Venice, d. 1473
Notes
Ownership: Commissioned by Niccolo` Tron, Doge of Venice (1471-3); Tron arms on f. 6. In the possession of Abate Matteo Luigi Canonici (1727-1805); sold to Rev. Walter Sneyd (1808-88). Purchased for Spencer from A. Rosenthal, 1939.
Content: 37 lines per page in two columns, ruled in black ink. Catchwords visible.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 332. Library dossier.
Content: Large illuminated initials f. 6. On ff. 2-5, 2-line gold initials on red, blue and green fields. Throughout, 2-line gold initials with purple penwork. Rubrics. Coat of arms.
Content: Marsilio da Bologna
Content: On f. 6, miniature, border design with animals and putti.
Content: Parchment
Content: Signed by artist, and dated on f. 6: Anno ab incarnatione ... Millesimo quadringentesimo septuagesimo primo... Painting f.6 influenced by 1463 "Promissio...Christophori Mauro", by Leonardo Bellini.
Content: Two sets of foliation: one in pen which is inaccurate, and one in pencil which is accurate, and which is referred to here.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 15152df0-c60a-012f-f0e3-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1471: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Doge Tron of Venice in prayer before the Virgin and Child." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1471. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec23-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Doge Tron of Venice in prayer before the Virgin and Child." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 24, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec23-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1471). Doge Tron of Venice in prayer before the Virgin and Child. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ec23-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Doge Tron of Venice in prayer before the Virgin and Child.