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


Fine miniature (defaced), border. (P&A ii. 1011, pl. LXXXIII)

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.


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)