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Canzoniere et triomphi di messer Francesco Petrarcha.: PB 71-2020

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Current Location: In storage


Canzoniere et triomphi di messer Francesco Petrarcha.


Author: Petrarca, Francesco
Printer: Giunta, Filippo
Illustrator: Giovanni Antonio da Brescia



Imprint from colophon on recto of leaf [200], which reads: Impresso in Florentia per Philippo di Giunta nel. M.D. XV. di Aprile. Leone decimo Pontifice.
Title within woodcut architectural border.
Six full page woodcuts on versos of leaves 142, 155, 159, 167, 178, and 181 signed z.a.; identified as Essling's Zoan Andrea II.
Index of first lines, leaf 193 verso - [200] recto, is arranged alphabetically by initial letter then sequentially from earliest to latest leaf number.
Binding: half russia, paper sides.


History note: Frank McClean (bkpl.). Ms. inscr. om verso of leaf [7]: 'Dotto ... Corrado principe di Salerno Bergnon', 'Giulio Gonzaga' & 'Alla Illma donna Isabella Gonzaga'. Cutting from J. and J. Leighton's cat. (1905) tipped in on front free e.p. No. 3945. With illustration from cat. Bookseller's code on front paste-down e.p.

Measurements and weight

193,[7] leaves :ill ;16cm (8vo).; 193,[7] leaves :ill ;16cm (8vo).

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Place(s) associated

  • Florence

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1904) by McClean, Frank


Production date: AD 1515 : Florentia : per Philippo di Giunta, 1515.

People, subjects and objects depicted

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 71-2020
Primary reference Number: 253401
ALMA control 001: 99256153803606
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Audit data

Created: Monday 12 October 2020 Updated: Monday 13 November 2023 Last processed: Monday 13 November 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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