Four magnificent Evangelist portraits created for the great condottiero, patron of the arts, and Duke of Urbino, Federico da Montefeltro

The Four Evangelists

Ferrara (Italy) — Around 1474

The Four Evangelists

The Four Evangelists

Ferrara (Italy) — Around 1474

  1. Federico da Montefeltro (1422-82) was one of the most famous rulers of 15th century Italy

  2. The Duke of Urbino commissioned some of the finest manuscripts of the Italian Renaissance

  3. These four Evangelist portraits are Quattrocento masterpieces presented in passe-partouts

The Four Evangelists

Alternative Titles:
  • Gospels of the Duke of Urbino: Federigo da Montefeltro

Codicology

Alternative Titles
Gospels of the Duke of Urbino: Federigo da Montefeltro
Size / Format
4 single pages / 26.0 × 40.5 cm
Date
Around 1474
Language
Illustrations
4 full-page miniatures
Content
Four portraits of evangelists from the Gospels of Federico da Montefeltro
1 available facsimile edition(s) of „The Four Evangelists“

Die vier Evangelisten - Urbinas Latinus 10 Facsimile

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Die vier Evangelisten - Urbinas Latinus 10 Facsimile

1 volume: 4 leaves: Exact reproduction of the original document (extent, color and size)
Publisher
Belser Verlag – Stuttgart, 2018
Limited Edition
599 copies
Commentary
1 volume by Luigi Michelini Tocci and Gerd Betz
Language: German
More Information
The edition contains 4 leaves under passe-partouts. 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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