A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges

MS. Add. C. 23

Summary Catalogue no.: 28783


Commissio from Doge Francesco Donato (1545–53) appointing Francesco Maripetro (Malipiero) 'potestas' of Noale near Treviso.
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment


Pächt and Alexander ii. 1011, pl. LXXXIII:

Fine miniature (defaced)

fol. 1r

  • Type miniature
  • Subject St. Francis, holding a cross and pointing above to a small figure of crucified Christ, is adored by Francesco Malipiero (defaced). Rectangular frame with floral designs and a defaced coat of arms.

Fine border.


Origin: 1548 ; Italian, Venice

Record Sources

Summary description by Elizabeth Solopova and Matthew Holford, based on the Summary Catalogue and supplementary sources.

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 images from 35mm slides)

Last Substantive Revision

2017-07-01: First online publication.