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

MS. Canon. Ital. 45

Summary Catalogue no.: 20097

Contents

Luca Pulci , Il Driadeo (preceded by a letter to Lorenzo de' Medici)
Language(s): Italian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Fine historiated border and initials. Written in a month by Bernardo di Cristofano Carnesecchi, fol. 65v. (P&A ii. 311, pl. XXVIII)

History

Origin: 1478 ; Italian, Florence

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).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)