SDBM_222625

Note: This entry records a mention or observation of a manuscript in a source. Do not assume that the manuscript is held by the University of Pennsylvania Libraries.
This Entry was imported from the previous SDBM into the New SDBM on October 15, 2015. Its data may contain flaws due to incompatibility with the new data model or because data entry did not conform to current data entry standards that require that data submitted to the New SDBM reflect data provided by a Source (read more). We advise users to confirm data with the identified source when possible.

Do you have additional information about the manuscript described here? Create A Personal Observation

Source
Source 2012 - Ruskin, John, 1819-1900 - The Library of John Ruskin [Oxford: Oxford Bibliographical Society, 2012 (James S. Dearden)] (Collection Catalog)
Cat./Lot # 1341
Manuscript Details
Titles Book of Hours (Use of Rome)
The Mirandola Hours
Manuscript Dates C 1490 (1480 to 1501)
C 1500 (1490 to 1511)
Artists Maineri, Gian Francesco de ?
Languages Latin
Materials Parchment
Places Italy, Ferrara or Mantua?
Manuscript Uses Rome
Folios 114 Lines 19 Columns
Height 165 Width 140 Alt Size
Full-Page Miniatures 4 Large Miniatures Small Miniatures 21
Binding Modern red pigskin
Other Info

Notes from this catalogue: Four full-page miniatures; 13 historiated initials or small miniatures with partial borders; 21 small miniatures in calendar. All illuminations by the same Paduan or Vnetian illuminator, perhaps Giovanni Francesco Maineri. Text written in an artificial variety of humanistic hand modelled on a printer's type. | Additional provenance notes: C.W. Dyson Perrins (cat. no. 95); British Library (Add. MS 50002; bought before the sale). | Exhibited: Burlington Fine Arts Club, 1908, no. 262, pl. 158; "The Painted Page," Royal Academy 1994-5, no. 25. | Literature: see G. Warner, Descriptive Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts in the Library of C.W. Dyson Perrins (1920), i, pp. 210-15, ii, pl. lxxxii; British Museum Quarterly 23/2 (1961), p. 33, pl. xxb; J. Backhouse, Books of Hours (1985), pl. 53; J.S. Dearden, "John Ruskin the Collector," in The Library, 5th ser., 21 (1966), no. 59.
MIGRATION_ISSUE: Last known location for this Entry is London, British Library, MS Add. 50002, couldn't store this in the Manuscript record because there is none.

Provenance Information
(No Date) Della Mirandola, Galeotto Pico (1442-99)
(No Date) Ruskin, John, 1819-1900
(No Date) Perrins, Charles William Dyson, 1864-1958
(No Date) British Library, London
About This Entry Record
Created by aniles on 2013-09-30 2:04pm
Last Updated by aldevine on 2014-03-13 16:40:24 -0400
User Groups
This entry is not being worked on by any user groups at the moment.