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Invectiva in Ciceronem: PB 27-2021

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Invectiva in Ciceronem


Author: Sallust
Printer: Hoernen, Arnold ter
Printer (ascribed): Solidi, Johannes
Bookbinder: Riviere & Son



[8] leaves ; 20cm (4to).

Illustrations drawn in pen & brown ink: On first leaf besides an initial G are at foot three separate figures, one playing the tabor, the second blowing a horn. These two are male figures and are clad in grotesque drapery. The third figure is that of a female playing a lute, her body displayed, but her robe and long hair flowing behind. On the second leaf is an angel forming part of an initial A. On the fourth leaf sprays of oak and thistle.
Proctor, Sheppard and CIBN assign to the Printer of Dictys and IGI to the Printer of Dares.
Binding: by Riviere & Son. Red morocco (ca. 1900); board edges g.t., borders g.t. on inside covers, raised bands, g. lettering; a.e.g.

Place(s) associated

  • Cologne

Acquisition and important dates

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


Production date: circa AD 1471 : [Cologne : Printer of Dictys (Arnold Ther Hoernen), about 1471]

Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 27-2021
Primary reference Number: 307293
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Audit data

Created: Monday 1 November 2021 Updated: Thursday 8 June 2023 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

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