Statuti di Adria
Adria, Veneto, Italy, 1558.
Bequest of Curt F. Bühler, 1985.
119 leaves (1 column, 29-32 lines), bound : paper, ill. ; 280 x 210 mm
Frederick North, Fifth Earl of Guilford; his sale, London, Sotheby's Dec. 8, 1830, lot 403; Sir Thomas Phillipps (ms. 5686); purchased by Curt F. Bühler from Bernard Quaritch, London (Cat. 897, no. 3).
Ms. written and illuminated in Adria, northern Italy, dated 1568, with later additions dating up to about 1660.
Decoration: 1 illuminated border, 9 illuminated cartouches, numerous filigree initials.
italic and cursive