Gorgeous and expressive miniatures illustrate the fantastic events of Dante’s Divine Comedy in this massive Trecento tome

Divine Comedy Ms. Pluteo 40.7

Italy — Second half of the 14th century

Divine Comedy Ms. Pluteo 40.7

Divine Comedy Ms. Pluteo 40.7

Italy — Second half of the 14th century

  1. Dante Alighieri (1265–1321) is regarded as one of the fathers of Italian literature

  2. Although his original manuscript from ca. 1307 has not survived, numerous copies have been made

  3. This specimen from the second half of the 14th century is one of the earliest and most beautiful

Divine Comedy Ms. Pluteo 40.7

Alternative Titles:
  • Dante Alighieri. Commedia Ms. Pluteo 40.7
  • Göttliche Komödie Ms. Pluteo 40.7
Dante Alighieri. Commedia Ms. Pluteo 40.7
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Codicology

Alternative Titles
Dante Alighieri. Commedia Ms. Pluteo 40.7
Göttliche Komödie Ms. Pluteo 40.7
Size / Format
478 pages / 39.0 × 29.0 cm
Origin
Italy
Date
Second half of the 14th century
Style
Language
Script
Gothic Textualis; Mercantesca

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Dante Alighieri. Commedia Ms. Pluteo 40.7
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Dante Alighieri. Commedia Ms. Pluteo 40.7

1 volume: Exact reproduction of the original document (extent, color and size)
Publisher
Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana - Treccani – Rome, 2018
Limited Edition
599 copies
Commentary
1 volume by Sonia Chiodo, Teresa De Robertis, Gennaro Ferrante, and Andrea Mazzucchi
Language: Italian
More Information
Reproduction of the entire original document as detailed as possible (scope, format, colors). The binding may not correspond to the original or current document binding.
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