Quadragesimale aureu[m].

Accession number: 
PML 20104
Author: 
Leonardus, de Utino, active 15th century.
Published: 
[Venice] : [Franciscus Renner, de Heilbronn], [not after 23 October] 1471.
Description: 
[202] leaves ; 30 x 22 cm. (4to)
Credit Line: 
Purchased by J.P. Morgan, Jr., 1916-17.
Notes: 

Title from incipit (leaf [1]/1r): Quadragesimale aureu[m] editum p[er] egregiu[m] excellentissimu[m] ac famosissimum artiu[m] & sacre theologie doctore[m] fr[atr]em Leonardu[m] de Utino almi ordi[ni]s fr[atr]um predicatoru[m] ac doctrine ang[e]lice acutissimu[m] defensore[m] feliciter incipit.
Colophon (leaf [21]/5r): M.CCCC.LXXI.
Printed in type 1:109R.
Collation: [1-13¹⁰ 14⁸ 15-19¹⁰ 20⁸ 21⁶]: 202 leaves.
Paper format: Royal quarto
BMC describes a variant setting up of leaves [f]1 and [q]3r.
PML copy leaf dimensions: 28.7 x 21.5 cm.

Binding: 
16th/17th-century Italian semi-limp vellum (30 x 22 cm.), sewn on 4 supports; repaired by Duprez Lahey. Modern plain paper pastedowns and fly leaves, with older fly leaves; plain endbands.
Variant Title: 

Quadragesimale aureum

Inscriptions/Markings: 

Hand decoration: Rubricated, red lombards and capital strokes. Annotations: Contemporary marginal notations throughout, in at least 2 hands. Foliation, with folios added to tabula at end.

Provenance: 
Unidentified shelf marks: A IIII (front pastedown, preserved from previous pastedown) and Sca. 21 fil. 6 no. 24 (leaf [1]/1r); Edward Davenport, armorial bookplate with shelf mark: IV (front pastedown); Giuseppe Martini, unidentified sale catalogue description, no. 273 (rear fly leaf recto); J.P. Morgan, Jr. (1867-1943), purchased from Martini between Oct. 1916 and Feb. 1917.
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