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Meditationi sopra la Passione

about 1495
Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 15th century, Author Saint Bonaventure (about 1217–1274), Printer Lorenzo de' Morgiani (Italian, active 1490–1500), Printer Johannes Petri

Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

GW 4780; Sander 1184; Kristeller 69b


Overall: 19.3 x 14 x 1.5 cm (7 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 woodcuts

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

([Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani and Johannes Petri, about 1495]) Quarto; 42 leaves [two leaves lacking]; gilt-stamped red calf binding, red cloth slipcase.

Illustrations of ten scenes from Christ’s Passion.

[Florence: Lorenzo Morgiani and Johannes Petri, about 1495]


W.G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom bequeathed to MFA, April 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen