Monte delle Oratione (Mountain of Prayer)

Monte dell' Orazione

1496
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 15th century (Italian), Printer Francesco Bonaccorsi (Italian, active 1485–1497), Publisher Piero Pacini (Italian, 15th century)


Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff M-848; Sander 4880; Kristeller 288a

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 13.8 x 1 cm (7 7/8 x 5 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

39.589

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with two woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Florence: Francesco Bonaccorsi for Piero Pacini, 10 May 1496) Quarto; 30 leaves, modern gilt-stamped vellum armorial binding, red cloth slipcase.

Illustrations: Christ on Mountain of Prayer (title, fol. a1r); Crucifixion (fol. d4r)


Florence: Francesco Bonaccorsi for Piero Pacini, 10 May 1496

Provenance

Victor Masséna, Prince d'Essling (1836-1910); his sale, Zurich, 15-17 May 1939, No. 186; E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, from whom purchased by MFA, June 8, 1939

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis