Tusculanarum disputationum

Record ID: 
76968
Accession number: 
MS G.22
Title: 
Tusculanarum disputationum
Created: 
Florence, Italy, ca. 1460.
Binding: 
Original Florentine blind-stamped brown goatskin over boards.
Credit: 
Gift of the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection, 1984.
Description: 
178 leaves (1 column, 25 lines), vellum : vellum, ill. 213 x 139 mm
Provenance: 
Antoine Augustin Renouard; his sale, Paris, L. Potier, Nov. 20, 1854, lot 886; Ambroise Firmin-Didot; his sale, Paris, Maurice Delestre, May 26, 1879, lot 40; Fürstlich Liechtensteinsche Fideikommissbibliothek, Vienna; purchased in Oct. 1953 from William H. Schab, New York for William S. Glazier (1907-1962), New York; deposited in the Pierpont Morgan Library by the Trustees of the William S. Glazier Collection in 1963.
Notes: 

Ms. written and illuminated in Florence, Italy, ca. 1460.
Scribe: identified by Albina de la Mare as Sinibaldus C.--Cf. PML files.
Decoration: 5 illuminated white-vine initials with marginal extenders.

Script: 
humanistica rotunda.
Language: 
Latin
Century: 
Classification: