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

MS. Canon. Liturg. 379

Summary Catalogue no.: 19462

Contents

Office Lectionary
Language(s): Latin

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: parchment

Decoration

Fine borders, historiated initials on fols. 1-20. Related to the style of Zanobi Strozzi. Written in 1452 by Leonardo Francisci de Orto, rector of the church of San Miniato fra le Torri, fol. 16v, as an addition to an earlier Breviary. (P&A ii. 261, pl. XXIV)

History

Origin: 1452 ; Italian, Florence

Record Sources

Summary description abbreviated from the Summary Catalogue (1897). Decoration, localization and date follow P├Ącht and Alexander (1970).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (1 image from 35mm slides)