Horologium sapientiae

Record ID: 
77172
Accession number: 
MS B.48
Title: 
Horologium sapientiae
Created: 
Italy, probably Padua, ca. 1460.
Binding: 
Vellum.
Credit: 
Bequest of Curt F. Bühler; 1985.
Description: 
146 leaves (1 column, 28 lines), bound : paper, ill. ; 217 x 145 mm
Provenance: 
Unidentified owner; his arms (sable, a chevron embowed or, 3 estoiles of 6 points or) on fol. 1; Matteo Luigi Canonici (1727-1805); Walter Sneyd; his sale (London, Sotheby's, 19 December 1903, lot 755) to Quaritch?; George Dunn; purchased by Curt F. Bühler in Dec. 1965 from Bernard M. Rosenthal, New York (Cat. 18, no. 37).
Notes: 

Ms. Italian translation of Henricus Suso's Horologium sapientiae; written and illuminated in Italy, probably Padua, ca. 1460.
Decoration: 1 illuminated initial, 1 unidentified coat of arms.

Script: 
humanistica cursiva
Language: 
Italian
Century: 
Classification: