MS. Canon. Class. Lat. 31
Summary Catalogue no.: 18612
- Type initial C
- Subject Portrait of the author, holding a book.
- Type border, upper, left and lower margins
- Subject Grotesques, folliage and flowers. At the bottom of the page two hybrid figures support Medici arms.
15th century, end, Italian, Florence (as MS.): wood boards with narrow inside bevel; dark red leather with blind and gilt strapwork tooling; gilt gauffered edges; pink endbands; four lost clasps. A high-quality binding, in unrestored condition. 267-268 × 157-158 × c. 35-37 mm. (book closed).
Digital Bodleian (7 images from 35mm slides)
Last Substantive Revision
2020-04: Binding description added.