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La expositione del pater noster Composta per Frate Girolamo da Ferrara.: PB 70.5-2020

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La expositione del pater noster Composta per Frate Girolamo da Ferrara.
Esposizione del Padre nostro
Expositio orationis dominicae. Italian


Savonarola, Girolamo
Morgiani, Lorenzo de' (Printer)
Petri, Johann (Printer)



Catalogued from ISTC.
Title proper from drop-head title.
Caption at the beginning of the preface on leaf [a1] recto reads: Prohemio sopra laexpositione del pater noster Co[m]posta i[n] latino da frate Hieronymo da ferrara dellordine delli frati predicatori : & tradocta perli deuoti co[n]te[m]platori da uno suo amico in uulgare.
Three half-page woodcut illustrations: Agony in the Garden on leaf [a1] recto, St James writing at his desk on leaf a4 verso, Savonarola preaching to nuns on leaves c6 verso and c8 verso. Woodcut vignette of King David in prayer on leaf c1 recto, and small woodcut vignettes throughout as follows: Crucifix (repeated several times), St Paul (repeated 3 times), Hieremias, and Ezechiel.
References: Goff S-201. References: Sayle, C. E. McClean bequest 309. References: Oates 2431. Lord's Supper Early works to 1800.


History note: Marlay, Charles Brinsley, 1831-1912,former owner.

Measurements and weight

[24] leaves :ill, woodcuts ;22cm (4to).

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Place(s) associated

  • Florence


Production date: circa AD 1495


Provenance: Marlay, 1912.

Savonarola, Girolamo,1452-1498.

[Florence :Lorenzo Morgiani and Johannes Petri,ca. 1495]

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 70.5-2020
Primary reference Number: 253398
ALMA leader: 02373cam a2200373 a 4500
ALMA control 001: 99289963803606
ALMA reference a: (UkCU)28996-depfacfmdb
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Created: Monday 12 October 2020 Updated: Wednesday 2 December 2020 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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