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Shelfmark Davis783
Held By BL
Country Italy
Period 16c
Cover Material Goatskin (includes morocco, turkey etc)
Decorative Technique Tooled in gold
Style Dogale commission; Knotwork/ropework; Panel design
Edges
BookBinder Agnese Binder
Owner
Author Gritti
Title [MS] Ducal commision from Doge Andrea Gritti to Giovanni Francesco Balbi as Count of Pola
Place of Publication Venice
Date of Publication 1529
References
Notes Agnese Binder may be Bartolomeo di Giovanni da Fino?; Macchi states; Venice, 1525-1550. A. Hobson, Renaissance book collecting, Appendix 10, Bindings by the Agnese binder, p. 262-264, I. Ducal Commissioni and Capitulari (c) Of the Doge Andrea Gritti n. 20, p. 262, To Giovanni Francesco Balbi as Count of Pola, 1529, Davis 783 For enlargement facilities please use entry in the Digitised Manuscripts site; http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/
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