Sermoni volgari

about 1500
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 15th century, Author Saint Augustine (Roman, North Africa, A.D. 354–430), Printer Lorenzo de' Morgiani (Italian, active 1490–1500), Printer Johannes Petri


Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Goff A-1323; BMC VII 1209; GW 3011; Kristeller 11a

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 14 x 1 cm (7 7/8 x 5 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

39.587

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Florence: Lorenzo de’ Morgiani and Johannes Petri, about 1500) Quarto; 34 leaves; gilt-stamped armorial blue morocco binding (Lortic).

Illustration: St. Augustine writing at his desk


Florence: Lorenzo de’ Morgiani and Johannes Petri, about 1500

Provenance

Victor Masséna, Prince d'Essling (1836-1910); his sale, Zurich, 15-17 May 1939, No. 27; E.P. Goldschmidt & Co., London, from whom purchased by MFA, June 8, 1939

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis