Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus: Historia ecclesiastica tripartita

Paris Bibliothèque nationale de France MSS Latin 5088 - f. 1r.
Shelfmark Paris Bibliothèque nationale de France MSS Latin 5088
Author Cassiodorus, Senator, ca. 487-ca. 580
Copyist Joan Marco Cinico
Date of Origin before 1458
Material parchment
Extent 242 ff.
Dimensions 340 x 250 mm.
Illuminated yes
Language Latin
Previous Owners

Alfonso V the Magnanimous, King of Aragon (1396-1458)

Frederick I of Aragon, King of Naples (1452-1504)

Georges I d'Amboise, Archbishop of Rouen (1460-1510)

Georges II d'Amboise, Archbishop of Rouen (1511-1550)

Charles I de Bourbon-Vendôme, Archbishop of Rouen (1550-1590)

Charles II de Bourbon-Vendôme, Archbishop of Rouen (1590-1594)

Bibliography

De Marinis, La Biblioteca napoletana dei re d’Aragona, Milan, I, 1952, p. 8, 48 et II, 1947, p. 43 et p. 201-204 (inventaire C)

M.-P. Laffitte, "La librairie de Georges d'Amboise à Gaillon", dans Léonard de Vinci entre France et Italie "miroir profond et sombre", Caen, 1999, p. 261-273

F. Avril, Dix siècles d'enluminure italienne (VIe-XVIe siècles), Paris, BN, 1984, p. 170-171 n° 151

Historical Collection Library of the Aragonese Kings of Naples
Record Author Marie-Pierre Laffitte / Maxence Hermant
Date of Publication 01/02/2012
Funding

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