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

MS. Canon. Misc. 458

Summary Catalogue no.: 19934

Contents

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: paper

Decoration

Good initials. Logical diagrams. Written in humanistic script by Ludovicus ser Angeli de Auximo, i.e. Ludovico d'Osimo, fol. 71v, studying at Padua. (Pächt and Alexander ii. 846, pl. LXXVI)

History

Origin: 1469 ; Italian, North

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 (1854). Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander (1970).

Bibliography

    Printed descriptions:

    A. Watson, Catalogue of Dated and Datable Manuscripts in Oxford Libraries (1984), no. 354

Last Substantive Revision

2018-10-14: Mitch Fraas Provenance and acquisition information added using https://github.com/littlegustv/oxfordupdates/blob/master/test_case_for_oxford_prov.rb in collaboration with the Mapping Manuscript Migrations project.