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Wedding in Pesaro of Costanzo Sforza and Camilla of Aragon. (Pesaro: 1475)
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In q[ue]sto picolo libretto se co[n]tiene le admira[n]de magnifice[n]tie e stupe[n]dissimi aparati de le foelice noze celebrate da lo illustre segnor de Pesaro Constantio Sforza per madama Camilla sua sposa ... . (Vicenza, 1475)
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  Section "In q[ue]sto picolo libretto se co[n]tiene le admira[n]de magnifice[n]tie e stupe[n]dissimi aparati de le foelice noze celebrate da lo illustre segnor de Pesaro ... ."
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  Reception Of Camilla of Aragon outside Pesaro by a company that included thirteen young people in costume, one dressed as Diana the huntress.
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  Triumphal_Arch Located at the castle of Novillara.
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  Entry Of Camilla of Aragon into Pesaro.
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  Machine A ship.
Pageant Camilla of Aragon is met by forty merchants from Pesaro and carried through the streets in a ship accompanied by music.
Music
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  Chariot
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  Triumphal_Arch
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  Mass The nuptial mass, which was celebrated on Sunday 28th May in the Sala Grande.
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  Banquet Lasting over seven and a half hours, the banquet was divided into two parts, symbolised by the sun and the moon, with courses dedicated to gods and goddesses, among them Hymen, Venus, Apollo, Jove, Pallas, Neptune, Diana and Ceres, each represented in short verse performances.
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  Theatrical_Performance Given on Monday, 29th May the performance included poems in praise of the couple given by figures representing the planets.
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  Showpiece_confectionery In the shape of castles, animals, trees and flowers.
Banquet
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  Poem Written by Antonio Constantio de Fano.
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  Fireworks
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  Joust
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  Arena
Festival details

Festival:
Wedding in Pesaro of Costanzo Sforza and Camilla of Aragon.

Date:
1475

City:
Pesaro

Participants:
Costanzo Sforza, Lord of Pesaro (1447-1483), m. Camilla of Aragon
Camilla of Aragon (d. 1499), natural daughter of the King of Naples, m. Costanzo Sforza

Dynasty:
Sforza
Book details

Title:
In q[ue]sto picolo libretto se co[n]tiene le admira[n]de magnifice[n]tie e stupe[n]dissimi aparati de le foelice noze celebrate da lo illustre segnor de Pesaro Constantio Sforza per madama Camilla sua sposa ... .

Names:
Grota, Lodovico (Author)
Levilapidus, Hermanus (Printer)

Published:
Vicenza, 1475

Shelfmark:
IA.31753

Format:
[88] pp. 4ยบ

References:
Watanabe No. 530

Binding:
Nineteenth-century brown morocco, gilt.
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