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Tractato delli defecti della messa

Illustrated by Unidentified artist, Italian, 16th century, Author Francesco, dalla Piaza (Italian, 16th century), Printer Antonio Tubini (Italian, 15th century), Printer Andrea Ghirlandi (Italian, 15th century)

Place of Publication: Florence, Italy

Catalogue Raisonné

BM, STC Italian, p. 277


Overall: 14.3 x 10.7 x 2.6 cm (5 5/8 x 4 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one woodcut

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Florence: [Antonio Tubini and Andrea Ghirlandi] 1503) Octavo; 120 leaves; nineteenth-century gilt-stamped half brown calf, brown marbled paper boards.

One woodcut vignette of St. Francis on title page.

Florence: Antonio Tubini and Andrea Ghirlandi, 1503


Old ownership inscription on title; Anna C. Hoyt, Boston, by whom given to MFA, December 1927.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna C. Hoyt