Laude (Praises)

1490
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 15th century, Author Jacopone da Todi (Italian, 1230–1306), Printer Francesco Bonaccorsi (Italian, active 1485–1497)


Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff J-214; Sander 3549; BMC VI 673; Kristeller 220

Dimensions

Overall: 19.8 x 14.3 x 2.5 cm (7 13/16 x 5 5/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

39.588

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Florence: Francesco Bonaccorsi, 28 September 1490) Quarto; 142 leaves; modern gilt-stamped red morocco binding by Lortic.

Woodcut of author kneeling before Virgin on fol. A8v.


Florence: Francesco Bonaccorsi, 28 September 1490

Provenance

Victor Masséna, Prince d'Essling (1836-1910); his sale, Zurich, 15-17 May 1939, No. 158; E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, from whom purchased by MFA, June 8, 1939

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis