Dogale

Record ID: 
160494
Accession number: 
MS M.1082
Title: 
Dogale
Created: 
Venice, Italy, 1567-1599.
Description: 
1 single leaf, matted (1 column, 22 lines) : vellum, ill. ; 227 x 162 mm
Provenance: 
G. Hibbert (1757-1837); W. Esdaile (L. 816 and L. 2617) [is this sale lot?], his inscription on verso: 1833 WE 10x Hibberts Colln Anonymous; Succi Limited, London; purchased from Succi on the Fellows 40th Anniversary Fund with special assistance of Mrs. Alexandre Rosenberg, in May, 1991.
Notes: 

Ms. dogale single leaf, written and illuminated in Venice, Italy, ca. 1567-1599.
Text: Decree of Doge Pietro Loredan appointing Antonio Bragadin podestà of Brescia for sixteen months from 1567.
Decoration: 1 miniature depicting Venice Endowed with Dominion over Brescia (Brixen).
Artist: attributed at one time to Alessandro Merli (active 1590-1608).

Script: 
cursive.
Language: 
Latin
Century: 
Classification: