Catalogue of western manuscripts and miniatures

including the Hours of Nicolas of Firmian, Flanders, c. 1490 ... [etc.] ; which will be sold by auction ... Wednesday, 10th December, 1980. by Sotheby & Co. (London, England)

Publisher: Sotheby Parke Bernet in London

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  • Manuscripts -- Catalogs,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts -- Catalogs

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GenreCatalogs
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LC ClassificationsZ6625.S6 W4 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination103 p., [28] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15468561M

Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. 02 Jul UK, London. This auction catalogue was for the "Fine Oriental Miniatures, Manuscripts and Islamic Works of Art" from various owners sale on Decem I have dozens of vintage catalogue's dating back to the early 's all the way up to the 's from Sotheby's, Christie's, Skinner's, Bourne's, Doyle's & many Rating: % positive. Many such books must have existed but very few have survived. Some late BYZANTINE examples are extant, and a famous Western medieval model book of the thirteenth century survives at Wolfenbüttel. Another important Western example is that produced by the artist Villard de Honnecourt, also in the thirteenth century. A Catalogue of Western Book Illumination in the Fitzwilliam Museum and the Cambridge Colleges. Part Four: England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales. Volume One: Insular and Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts Panayotova et al. Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University, Volume IV Babcock et al.

Catalogue of important Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures comprising the property l Radziwill, John M. Stevens, Robert Leighton, A.R.H. Mann, Dyson Perrins, Commander M.E. Wentworth. (Book auction sale catalogue). IV 11 LONDON Sotheby's. We now hold twice yearly auctions of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures in early July and December, and twice yearly Islamic and Near Eastern Books and Manuscripts sales in London’s two Islamic weeks, as well as a number of sales of individual specialised collections of books and libraries offered through our Rare Books department. A catalogue of Western manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries and selected Oxford colleges Physical Description. Form: codex. Support: parchment. Decoration. Fine and good miniatures. Borders. Initials. Miniatures of a somewhat later style pasted in, fols. 1v and Bequeathed to the Bodleian in Record Sources. Summary.   A Catalogue of Western Book Illumination in the Fitzwilliam Museum and the Cambridge Colleges: Part One: The Frankish Kingdoms, the Netherlands, Germany, Bohemia, Hungary and Austria The present two-volume catalogue deals with the early manuscripts produced in the Frankish Kingdoms, the splendid, richly illustrated books from the Northern Author: Nigel Morgan.

George F. Warner and Julius P. Gilson, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Old Royal and King’s Collections, 4 vols (London: British Museum, ), II, pp. Paolo d'Ancona and Erhard Aeschlimann, Dictionnaire des miniaturistes du moyen a^ge et de la renaissance dans les diffe´rentes contre´es de l’Europe (Milan: Hoepli, VIEWING AT BLOOMSBURY AUCTIONS Pall Mall, St James's, London SW1Y 5LU Friday 29 November: am - pm Saturday 30 November: 11am - 4pm. Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (W. D. Macray, Bodleian Library Quarto Catalogues IX: Digby Manuscripts, repr. with addenda by R. W. Hunt and A. G. Watson, ). Decoration follows Pächt and Alexander ().

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Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures [ Sotheby & Co., auction catalogue, sale date: 11 December, ]. Sotheby & Co. Published by Sotheby & Co., London, auction catalogue for the sale held on 11th December, (). Western Manuscripts and Miniatures and Two Hebrew Manuscripts, Date - 9th DecemberNo.

of lots - 82, No. of pages - 54, Illustrated in black and white Weight: g. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller It survived in a small number of copies to the ninth century which served as the base for the handful of extant Carolingian manuscripts (cf. Winterbottom in Texts and Transmissions,pp).

The text continued to be used in schools and was popular throughout the Middle Ages, with Leonardi recording extant manuscripts (Aevum, Catalogue of Western manuscripts and miniatures Paperback – January 1, by SOTHEBY'S (Author) See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, January 1, Author: SOTHEBY'S. Get this from a library. Catalogue of single leaves and miniatures from western illuminated manuscripts which will be sold at auction by Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. Day of sale Monday, 25th April [Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co.].

Western Manuscripts & Miniatures 19 Grant by Hugh de Dunesden of his estates in St. Martin le Grand, London, with an important Jewish signatory from the Scaccarium Judaeorum, the Exchequer of the Jews at Westminster, in Latin, manuscript on vellum [London (St.

Martin le Grand), first half of the thirteenth century (almost certainly within )]. Western Manuscripts & Miniatures 20 The Joy of the Shepherds, miniature on a leaf from an illuminated copy of Raoul Bollart, De la victoire et du triomphe du roi de France Louis XII contre les Vénitiens, in Latin verse, on vellum [Northern France (Paris or Rouen), c].

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Western Manuscripts & Miniatures. 10 July | AM BST. London. Watch live auctions. 7 leaves, comprising (i) 3 leaves from a Book of Hours in Latin, each mm. by mm., each with a large initial (6-line) in blue or burgundy heightened with profuse white penwork on burnished gold, and enclosing ornate swirls of coloured foliage and flower heads set within a grid, wide gold text-frames on three sides punctuated with densely twisting coloured foliage, and full borders of.

A Summary Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford Volume 4 [Library, Bodleian] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Summary Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford Volume 4 in Italy: 4$ X3i in., leaves: with a few small miniatures, illuminated borders, &c Author: Bodleian Library.

Catalogue of Western manuscripts and miniatures: including the Hours of Nicolas von Firmian, Flanders, c ; The Book of Solomon, glossed, Paris, c. ; The St. Benno's College manuscript on Medieval Welsh poetry, c. ; a large Flemish book of hours, with 12 full-page miniatures ; two Aristotle manuscripts, one from the Library of Coluccio Salutati ; the romance of Sydrach, with the.

Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. A previously unrecorded choir book leaf from a set of antiphonaries produced by the newly identified Master of the Montepulciano Gradual, features in the sale ( Est.

£15, - 20,). The leaf is in immaculate condition and although it is from a known book by a recognised artist, it is otherwise. Sotheby's Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures Monday, December 5th, on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sotheby's Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures Monday, December 5th, Manufacturer: Sotheby's Auction House.

Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures including The St. Hubert Gospels, a ninth-century Franco-Saxon Evangeliary with twenty full-page illuminations; two twelfth-century manuscripts of Ovid's Metamorphoses, one within fifty years of the earliest known manuscript.

WESTERN MANUSCRIPTS AND MINIATURES. (Illuminated Manuscripts). London: Sotheby's, large 8vo. paper wrappers. Order Nr. Add to Cart Ask a Question. Illustrated catalogue of the auction sale held December 5th. ownership stamp in corner of free endpaper. More On This Subject - - Oak Knoll | Delaware St.

New. The earliest extant miniatures are a series of colored drawings or miniatures cut from the Ambrosian Iliad, an illustrated manuscript of the Iliad from the 3rd century. They are similar in style and treatment with the pictorial art of the later Roman classical these pictures there is a considerable variety in the quality of the drawing, but there are many notable instances of fine.

Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures including Miniatures from Antiphoners Illuminated in Augsburg, c.and Ghent Or Bruges, c.

[ Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co., auction catalogue, sale date: 14 December, ]. Sotheby's Auction Catalog [Catalogue]: Western Manuscripts and Miniatures-3 December London Paperback – January 1, See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" Manufacturer: Sotheby's. Catalogue of the Renowned Collection of Western Manuscripts, the property of Chester Beatty. Second Portion (Book auction sale catalogue).

V 9 LONDON Sotheby's - Chester Beatty. Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures including Miniatures from Antiphoners Illuminated in Augsburg, c. and Ghent Or Bruges, c. [ Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co., auction catalogue, sale date: 14 December, ].

Sotheby Parke Bernet & Co. The Chester Beatty Western Manuscripts: Part II. Catalogue of Thirty-Eighty Illuminated Manuscripts of the 8 th to the 17 th century. Jpp. pl. Sotheby's, London. Catalogue of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures and a Hebrew Manuscript. Jpp.pl. facing p. Reynaud, Nicole.

Summary description abbreviated from the Quarto Catalogue (W. Black, A descriptive, analytical, and critical catalogue of the manuscripts bequeathed unto the University of Oxford by Elias Ashmole Esq., Quarto Catalogues X, ).Decoration, localization and date follow Pächt and Alexander ().

Catalogue of fine Oriental miniatures, manuscripts and printed books: the property of M.P. Dobson and other owners: days of sale Monday, 12th OctoberTuesday, 13th October, Sotheby's Published by London: Sotheby Parke Bernet ().

Western Manuscripts and Miniatures The Hours of Isabella d'Este, use of Rome, in Latin, opulently illuminated manuscript on parchment, Italy, c. The thrill of holding a handwritten book, perhaps once owned by a king, a Pope or a celebrated Renaissance scholar, has long set manuscripts apart from all other category of book.

Western and Oriental Manuscripts and Miniatures will be auctioned on Wednesday 7th December (am) at Bloomsbury House, 24 Maddox Street.

A highlight from the western manuscripts on offer is Bede’s Homilies on the Gospels in Latin (Lot 2, Est: £5, - 7,). About this Item: Wallace Collection, Paperback.

Condition: Fine. Fine condition, spine very slightly sunned. This book is in stock now, in our UK premises. Photos of most of our books are available - please ask, as dustjacket and cover illustrations vary, and unless the accompanying image is marked 'Bookseller Image', it is an Abebooks Stock Image, NOT our own.

Highlights | Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. Bloomsbury Auctions is proud to be the only auction house in the world to have regular dedicated sales of Western Manuscripts and Miniatures. The present sale spans one hundred lots and a millennium of the history of writing and book production.

AUCTION] CATALOGUE OF WESTERN MANUSCROPTS AND MINIATURES. by SOTHEBY. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The catalogue focuses on books with decoration intended to ornament rather than to rubricate the text, that include one or more of the following elements: miniatures, woodcuts with contemporary colour added by hand, historiated initials and borders, other types of ornamental initials with or without borders, pen-flourished initials, and a Brand: Azzurra Elena Andriolo.

Good miniatures, initials. Illumination based on models of three different types. On fol. VI verso Rudolphus presents his book to St. Blaise, primitive copy of an ancient model. The Apocalypse pictures are apparently based on a model in the style of the late 11th-century Bohemian school (?).

Bodleian Library No preview available - A Summary Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in theVolume 2, Issue 2 Bodleian Library, Richard William Hunt, Falconer Madan. An illuminated manuscript is a manuscript in which the text is supplemented with such decoration as initials, borders (), and miniature the strictest definition, the term refers only to manuscripts decorated with either gold or silver; but in both common usage and modern scholarship, the term refers to any decorated or illustrated manuscript from Western traditions.6 large miniatures in colours and gold, with illuminated initials and full trompe l'oeil borders, at the beginning of books (ff.

3, 11, 18v, 32v, 41, 90). 1 historiated initial in colours and gold, with a partial trompe l'oeil border, at the beginning of the preface of Poulet presenting the book to Henry VII (f. 1).