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Opening of first book of Boethius.

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Title
Opening of first book of Boethius.
Names
Master of Johannes Gielemans (Artist)
Boethius (d. 524) (Author)
Collection

consolation

De consolation

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1440 - 1460
Library locations
Spencer Collection
Shelf locator: Spencer Collection Ms. 017
Notes
Ownership: Owned by Rohan-Visconti. Owned ca. 1590 by Cardinal Charles de Bourbon; Guyon de Sardiere; duc de La Valliere; comte de Mac-Carthy; De Bure; Joseph Barrois; Earl of Ashburnham; Thomas Belin; Wouter Nijhoff; Susan Minns. Bought for Spencer, 1925.
Citation/reference: De Ricci, 1338
Content: Library dossier.
Citation/reference: Dictionary Catalog, 902
Content: 2: A, ff. 1-126v; B, ff. 127-186
Content: Dated to ca. 1450.
Content: Floreate borders around miniatures. Illuminated initials and linefillers. Rubrics.
Content: Parchment
Content: Ruled in red or violet ink. Prickmarks and catchwords visible. Quaternions are the norm.
Content: Seven miniatures, one at the beginning of each treatise.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 62a16750-c6b8-012f-b6de-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1440: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opening of first book of Boethius." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1440 - 1460. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. "Opening of first book of Boethius." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 18, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Spencer Collection, The New York Public Library. (1440 - 1460). Opening of first book of Boethius. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-eaf8-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Opening of first book of Boethius.