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Full-page illustration of Rome

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Full-page illustration of Rome f. 134v

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Full-page illustration of Rome
Additional title: Roma.
Bianco, Noè (d. 1568) (Associated name)

Viaggio della terra sancta di yherusaleme

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1490 - 1510
Place Term: Venice [?], Italy
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 062
Rome (Italy)
Ownership : Purchased for Spencer from L'Art Ancien and accessioned on April 9. 1954.

Content : 29 lines per page, ruled in faint black ink. One quire of 9 folios followed by 13 quinternions. Catchwords visible.

Citation/reference : Lucas Wadding, Scriptores Ordinis Minorum. Supplementum et castigatio ad scriptores trium ordinum S. Francisci, (Rome, 1921), 29.

Content : Bound in 18th century Italian vellum.

Content : Acc. to Wadding, two Noes wrote accounts of trips to Holy Land. First, Noe of Order of Saint Francis, earliest known edition 1500. Second by Noe Bianchi, a Venetian, 1566. Our ms. probably work of first Noe but Dictionary Cat. says Noe Bianchi.

Content : Dictionary Catalog dates to ca. 1470; notes in dossier date to late 15th or early 16th centuries. Basilisk watermark very similar to Briquet 2674 which dates to 1505. See note on author in text section

Content : Dictionary Catalog, 906. Library dossier.

Content : Paper

Content: Spaces left for initials but no initials ever inserted; rubrics.
Type of Resource
Still image
UUID: 527941d0-c626-012f-10f4-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1490: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Full-page illustration of Rome