MS. Canon. Bibl. Lat. 15
Summary Catalogue no.: 18907
Good historiated initials.
Other initials. Fore-edge painting, 16th century (?). (Pächt and Alexander i. 545)
18th century, second half, Italian, Venice, a standard Canonici style: pasteboards; lightish-brown diced leather, blind and gilt lines and rolls round edges, spine with gilt lines and gilt red-leather label, marbled endleaves. 148–150 × 104 × c. 80 mm. (book closed).
Traces of previous binding(s): edges painted with red and green swirls, ?16th century, with ghosts of two broad straps; front flyleaf (fol. 1) shows marks of two clasps and (probably) four corner-bosses.
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04-02: Binding description added.