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Opening of the Epodon, border design, illuminated initial, rubrics in rustic capital. Quire signature.

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Title
Opening of the Epodon, border design, illuminated initial, rubrics in rustic capital. Quire signature.
Names
Horace (Author)
Giorgio, d'Alemagna (fl. 1441-1476) (Illuminator)
Collection

Opera.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1480 (Approximate)
Place: Ferrara
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 48
Notes
Ownership: Arms on f. 1: of the Alcenago family, or the Gonzaga library? May also be Medici "palle". Collection of William Horatio Crawford at Lakelands, co. Cork. Bought for Spencer from Dr. Erwin Rosenthal, 1944.
Content: De Ricci, Supplement, 333. A.C. de la Mare entry. Library dossier.
Content: 28 long lines per page, ruled in drypoint. Occasional prickmarks visible. Quire signatures visible. Collation: 14 quires of ten folios each, followed by one of nine folios.
Content: Parchment
Content: Some illuminated initials have human figures; putti in border of f. 1.
Content: "Rubrics" in red, brown, green and purple, in rustic capitals. 2-line blue initials. Border designs and illuminated initials.
Content: Bartolomeo Sanvito
Content: Dated to ca. 1470. According to note in dossier, a visiting scholar believed the illumination in this ms. also to be by Bartolomeo Sanvito, as well as the writing.
Content: 1
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b5d70000-c60d-012f-ae7f-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1480: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Opening of the Epodon, border design, illuminated initial, rubrics in rustic capital.  Quire signature.