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Results for:  Location: New York Public Library, Spencer Collection
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1. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 050
Description: - ff. ii + 75 + ii - Bound, s. XIX, in brown morocco leather over pasteboard by C. Smith; gold-stamped with Grolieresque interlace ornament. Gilt fore edge. - Medici arms on f. 68. Erroneously (?), Rev. Theodore Williams at Sotheby's, 5 April 1827. Possibly, Rev. Henry Joseph Thomas Drury (1778-1841), Sotheby's, 19 Feb. 1827; Sir Thomas Phillipps, MS 23609; purchased at Sotheby's 1 July 1946, lot 26a. - J. Kaimowitz & B. McTigue, "Illuminated Florentine MS of Aesop's..." Bull. of the NYPL82, 2 (1979). Fahy & McTigue, The Medici Aesop(1989). J.J.G. Alexander, The Painted Page(1994) 130-1. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 100
Language: Greek   Country: Italy   Century: 15th
Number of Images Available: 6
   
 
2. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 061
Description: - ff. 291 - Bound in contemporary calf over wooden boards, tooled in blind and gold; four clasps (2 missing, another incomplete). - Unicorn in border (f. 186) may suggest Este patronage, i.e. for the Augustinian house of S. Andrea or for the church of S. Agoostino in Ferrara. Purchased for Spencer from Erwin Rosenthal; accessioned 1954. - Dict. Cat., Spencer Coll. M.L. D'Ancona, "Contributi al problema di Franco dei Russi," Commentari11 (1960) 35 ("Spencer" not stated); G. Mariani Canova, La miniatura veneta del Rinascimento...(Venice 1969) 26. - Jonathan J. G. Alexander, James H. Marrow and Lucy Freeman Sandler, The Splendor of the Word: Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the New York Public Library(London / Turnhout: The New York Public Library / Harvey Miller Publishers, 2005) n. 37.
Language: Greek, LATIN   Country: Italy, Undetermined   Century: 10th, 15th
Number of Images Available: 0
   
 
3. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer 082
Description: - ff. 93 + ii - Bound in full levant morocco with shell and sun devices, gilt. On front cover: H Albani et Amicorum. - Hieronymus Albani (1504-91; became cardinal in 1570). Bought for Spencer from Georges Heilbrun, 1954. - Dictionary Catalog, Spencer Collection, 903. Tammaro de Marinis, Appunti e ricerche bibliografiche (Milan, 1940), no. 36, plate 234.
Language: Greek, LATIN   Country: France   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 0
   
 
4. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer Greek 001
Description: - ff. 408 - Old (original?) binding; dark reddish-brown leather over thick wooden boards; blind-stamped with circles, stylized vegetation, and interlace; remains of two metal clasps on the front cover. - B. Rosenthal. Purchased by the New York Public Library on May 26, 1955, at the auction sale "L'Art Ancien XXV" in Basel, Switzerland. - Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann, "Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the United States of America. Part II: The New York Public Library," Manuscripta50.1 (2006) 21-76, here 51-55.
Language: Greek   Country: Undetermined   Century: 13th
Number of Images Available: 0
   
 
5. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer Greek 002
Description: - ff. 241 - Old (original?) binding; dark brown leather over thick (10 mm.) wooden boards; front is blind-stamped with a cross in the middle surrounded by two frames with vegetal ornament. Remains of clasps. - Purchased by NYPL from a dealer in Florence, Italy, in 1958. - Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann, "Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the United States of America. Part II: The New York Public Library," Manuscripta50.1 (2006) 21-76, here 55-59.
Language: Greek   Country: Undetermined   Century: 12th
Number of Images Available: 0
   
 
6. New York, New York Public Library, Spencer Collection, NYPL Spencer Greek 003
Description: - ff. 64 + 5 flyleaves - Old (original?) binding; worn and faded purple/greenish velvet over pasteboard. - Purchased by NYPL from an individual in the United States in 1949. - Nadezhda Kavrus-Hoffmann, "Catalogue of Greek Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in the Collections of the United States of America. Part II: The New York Public Library," Manuscripta50.1 (2006) 21-76, here 60-62.
Language: Greek   Country: Rumania   Century: 16th
Number of Images Available: 0
   
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