142
142
Missal. Use of Cambrai
[MISSALE SECUNDUM USUM INSIGNIS ECCLESIE CAMERACENSIS. PARIS: WOLFGANG HOPYL FOR HENRI ESTIENNE AND SIMON VOSTRE, 30 AUGUST 1503]
Estimate
1,5002,000
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142
Missal. Use of Cambrai
[MISSALE SECUNDUM USUM INSIGNIS ECCLESIE CAMERACENSIS. PARIS: WOLFGANG HOPYL FOR HENRI ESTIENNE AND SIMON VOSTRE, 30 AUGUST 1503]
Estimate
1,5002,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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Missal. Use of Cambrai
[MISSALE SECUNDUM USUM INSIGNIS ECCLESIE CAMERACENSIS. PARIS: WOLFGANG HOPYL FOR HENRI ESTIENNE AND SIMON VOSTRE, 30 AUGUST 1503]
folio (337 x 216mm.), printed in red and black, woodcut illustrations, a1 within woodcut border, typeset music, contemporary French blind-stamped calf over wooden boards with small fleurs-de-lys and double-headed eagle stamps, some deckle edges, sheet of manuscript notes loose at front (in Falkner's hand?), lacking title-page, *8 (probably blank), s5-6 (canon missae), and aa7, a few marginal repairs (probably from index tabs), rebacked, lacking two pairs of clasps
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Provenance

John Meade Falkner (1858-1932), author and reader in palaeography, sale, Sotheby's, 14 December 1932, lot 310, £7-10s, Michelmore; William Foyle (1885-1963), Beeleigh Abbey, morocco booklabel; sale, Christie's, 11 July 2000, lot 233 (with another work)

Literature

Moreau 1503/96; Weale-Bohatta 227 (listing 3 copies, all incomplete)

Catalogue Note

A rare Cambrai missal.

Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts and Continental and Russian Books

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