Created in Ferrara during the heyday of the city's illumination: a devotional book with 68 gold-decorated miniatures in honor of St. Augustine

Sant'Agostino Estense

Ferrara (Italy) — 1482

Sant'Agostino Estense

Sant'Agostino Estense

Ferrara (Italy) — 1482

  1. Ferrara was an established center for the production of manuscripts when this work emerged in 1482

  2. Under the direction of the d'Este princes, local workshops produced magnificent illuminated codices

  3. This masterpiece was a collaboration of the scribe Andrea dalle Vieze and the painter Tommaso da Modena (1326–1379)

Sant'Agostino Estense

Alternative Titles:
  • San Agustín de Hipona
  • Sant'Agostino
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
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Codicology

Alternative Titles
San Agustín de Hipona
Sant'Agostino
Size / Format
384 pages / 18.0 x 11.8 cm
Date
1482
Language
Illustrations
70 miniatures and 130 gilded initials
Artist / School

1 available facsimile edition(s) of „Sant'Agostino Estense“

Sant'Agostino Estense
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
Sant'Agostino Estense – Cod. Lat. II, 60 (=2075) – Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana (Venice, Italy)
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Sant'Agostino Estense

1 volume: Exact reproduction of the original document (extent, color and size)
Publisher
Graffiti – Granarolo dell'Emilia, 2011
Limited Edition
695 copies
Binding
Leather
Commentary
1 volume
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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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