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Repertorium statutorum ordinis cartusiensis

1510
Illustrated by Urs Graf (German (Switzerland), about 1485–1527 or 1528), Author Guigo I (1083?–1136)


Place of Publication: Basel, Switzerland

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet II, 1813-14; British Museum STC German, p. 184; Hollstein, German, XI, pp. 101-05, cat. 160-80

Dimensions

Overall: 31.7 x 21.8 x 6 cm (12 1/2 x 8 9/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1329

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 61 woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Basel: Johannes Amerbach for Carthusian monastery of St. John the Baptist, 1510) Folio; 312 leaves; brown calf, rebacked.

Illustrations: history of founding of the Carthusian order (fol. A2r), tree of the saints of the order (a1v), various portraits of popes (repeated).


Basel: Johannes Amerbach for the Carthusian monastery of St. John the Baptist, 1510

Provenance

Ownership inscription on front pastedown "Francisci Oesingeri"; 1969, year-end gift of Samuel Glaser, Newton, MA to the MFA. (Accession date: January 14, 1970)

Credit Line

Gift of Samuel Glaser