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

MS. Canon. Ital. 41

Summary Catalogue no.: 20093

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment, paper

Decoration

Fine border, initials. Written in humanistic script by Lorenzo Spirito himself for presentation to Antonio Priuli of Venice, fols. 252v-53. (P&A ii. 283, pl. XXVI)

History

Origin: 1469 ; Italian, Perugia

Provenance and Acquisition

Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1727-1805

Giuseppe Canonici , -1807

Purchased by the Bodleian in 1817

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (A. Mortara, Catalogo dei manoscritti italiani che sotto la denominazione di Codici Canoniciani Italici si conservano nella Biblioteca Bodleiana a Oxford, Quarto Catalogues XI, 1864). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).