Missal

Record ID: 
110824
Accession number: 
MS M.518
Title: 
Missal
Created: 
Ferrara, Italy, 1463.
Binding: 
Formerly in sheep; rebound in red-brown morocco by Marguerite Duprez Lahey in 1920.
Credit: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) in 1912.
Description: 
271 leaves (2 columns, 33 lines), bound : vellum, ill. ; 245 x 167 mm
Provenance: 
Purchased by J. Pierpont Morgan (1837-1913) from Leo S. Olschki in 1912; J.P. Morgan (1867-1943).
Notes: 

Ms. missal for the use of Rome; written and illuminated in Ferrara, Italy, in 1463 (dated in the Easter tables on fol. 7).
Decoration: 1 full-page miniature; 5 historiated initials; 1 historiated border.
Artist: Taddeo Crivelli executed the full-page Crucifixion on fol. 128v.

Script: 
textura
Language: 
Latin
Classification: