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Statutorum auguste Perusie (Statutes of the Holy City of Perugia)

1523–28
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Printer Francesco Cartolaro (Italian, 16th century)


Place of Publication: Perugia, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

Sander 5571

Dimensions

Overall: 32.2 x 23.7 x 7.8 cm (12 11/16 x 9 5/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

BR1051

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book (four volumes in one) with decorative woodcut borders, coats of arms, and one woodcut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Perugia: Francesco Cartolaro, 1523-1528) Folio; 304 leaves [four volumes in one]; vellum over boards, rust cloth box.

Selected illustrations: Arms of the city of Perugia on titles of each volume; arms of Cardinal Amellino de’ Medici, printed in red and black (vol. 3, fol. +8v); presentation of statutes (vol. 4, fol. ++++4v).


Perugia: Francesco Cartolaro, 1523-1528

Provenance

Leo S. Olschki, Florence; Theodore H. Castor & Co., Boston, from whom purchased by MFA, January 15, 1900.

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund, by exchange