220
220
Vergilius Maro, Publius
OPERA: BUCOLICA AND GEORGICA [WITH ARGUMENTA AND COMMENTARY BY SERVIUS, LANDINUS AND MANCINELLUS]; AENEIS [WITH ARGUMENTA AND COMMENTARY BY SERVIUS, DONATUS AND LANDINUS]; WITH ADDITIONS, INCLUDING MAPHAEUS VEGIUS’ LIBER XIII OF AENEIDOS. VENICE: PHILIPPUS PINCIUS, 3 FEBRUARY 1499/1500
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 GBP
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220
Vergilius Maro, Publius
OPERA: BUCOLICA AND GEORGICA [WITH ARGUMENTA AND COMMENTARY BY SERVIUS, LANDINUS AND MANCINELLUS]; AENEIS [WITH ARGUMENTA AND COMMENTARY BY SERVIUS, DONATUS AND LANDINUS]; WITH ADDITIONS, INCLUDING MAPHAEUS VEGIUS’ LIBER XIII OF AENEIDOS. VENICE: PHILIPPUS PINCIUS, 3 FEBRUARY 1499/1500
Estimate
3,0004,000
LOT SOLD. 3,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Vergilius Maro, Publius
OPERA: BUCOLICA AND GEORGICA [WITH ARGUMENTA AND COMMENTARY BY SERVIUS, LANDINUS AND MANCINELLUS]; AENEIS [WITH ARGUMENTA AND COMMENTARY BY SERVIUS, DONATUS AND LANDINUS]; WITH ADDITIONS, INCLUDING MAPHAEUS VEGIUS’ LIBER XIII OF AENEIDOS. VENICE: PHILIPPUS PINCIUS, 3 FEBRUARY 1499/1500
Chancery folio (310 x 210mm.), 366 leaves (foliated i-ccclx in print on leaves b1-V8), a6 b-z8 &8 [con]8 [rum]8 A-V8, 46 lines of text, 62 lines of commentary plus headline, roman type, woodcut initials (3-9 lines), occasional marginal annotations by contemporary readers in brown and red ink, later German pigskin with blind-tooled decoration over wooden boards, two clasps and pins, blue edges, last leaf becoming loose
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Provenance

Leonhard Cantzler (died 1506 in Rome), bequeathed to Peter Strauss, inscription by the latter on a2r; unidentified coat-of-arms, bearing the initials "S H", drawn in brown ink on leaf a1 recto, with Latin verse in a cartouche; Maximilian von Lerchenfeld-Heinersreuth, armorial bookplate dated 1873

Literature

ISTC iv00194000

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