Italian manuscripts in the Pierpont Morgan Library

descriptive survey of the principal illuminated manuscripts of the sixth to sixteenth centuries, with a selection of important letters and documents. Catalogue compiled by Meta Harrsen and George K. Boyce; with an introd. by Bernard Berenson.
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Manuscripts, Italian -- New York, N.Y. -- Cat
SeriesMediaeval and Renaissance manuscripts in the Pierpont Morgan Library
ContributionsHarrsen, Meta, b. 1891., Boyce, George Kenneth, 1906-
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LC ClassificationsZ6621 N55 I8
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Open LibraryOL19356067M

Italian Italian manuscripts in the Pierpont Morgan Library book in the Pierpont Morgan Library. Descripive Survey of the Principal Illuminated Manuscripts of the Sixth to Sixteenth Centuries, with a Selection of Important Letters and Documents by HARRSEN, Meta and George K.

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Boyce. The Pierpont Morgan Library. Used - Good. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. There are thousands of images from The Morgan Library & Museum’s renowned collection of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts available on this website. You can browse, search, or see highlights.

The images and accompanying descriptions are the product of an extraordinary collaboration between the Morgan and the Index of Medieval Art. The Morgan Library & Museum—formerly the Pierpont Morgan Library—is a museum and research library located at Madison Avenue at East 36th Street in the Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan, New York was founded to house the private library of J.

Morgan inwhich included manuscripts and printed books, some of them in rare bindings, as well as his collection of prints Architect: Charles Follen McKim. The programs of The Morgan Library & Museum are made possible with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

The Library also possesses a small but choice collection of Islamic and Indian manuscripts and single miniatures. Pierpont Morgan acquired only about twenty of these, but later additions brought the total to about Belle Greene's personal collection of manuscripts, bequeathed to the Library inwas almost entirely Islamic.

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Morgan as a memorial to his father (see Morgan Morgan, American family of financiers and philanthropists.

Junius Spencer Morgan, –90, b. West Springfield, Mass., prospered at investment banking. Book of Hours, MS fol. - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum Book of Hours, MS M fol.

50v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum See more. The Italian Renaissance-style palazzo of The Morgan Library & Museum began as the personal library of American financier Pierpont Morgan.

As early asMorgan had begun to assemble a collection of illuminated, literary and historical manuscripts and early printed books alongside old master drawings and : Alice Cavallo. Catalogue of manuscripts and early printed books from the libraries of William Morris, Richard Bennett, Bertram, 4th Earl of Ashburnham, and other sources, now forming portion of the library of J.

Pierpont Morgan () avec Morgan library & museum. New York, N.Y. comme Éditeur scientifique. Introduction. On this page, users can find guide to locating manuscripts through Catalog Keyword Searches, Finding Manucripts by Shelfmark Number, and select Terminology relevant to manuscript studies.

Many reference guides for shelfmark searches are grouped together in the 4th Floor Classics Reading Room, especially sources in Latin, French, Italian, Spanish, and : Cosette Bruhns.

Founded in as the private library of financier Pierpont Morgan, the Morgan now serves as a museum, independent research library, musical venue, architectural landmark, and historic site.

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See more ideas about Morgan library, Illuminated manuscript and Book of hours pins. The book of hours is a Christian devotional book popular in the Middle is the most common type of surviving medieval illuminated every manuscript, each manuscript book of hours is unique in one way or another, but most contain a similar collection of texts, prayers and psalms, often with appropriate decorations, for Christian devotion.

Courtesy of The Pierpont Morgan Library, New York. Moralized Bible, MS M, fol. Paris, France. Reader dictating, Scribe copying. Over manuscripts have been digitized, including Codexone of the oldest extent ( – ) manuscripts in Germany.

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Gall, Switzerland. ITALIAN MANUSCRIPTS IN THE PIERPONT MORGAN LIBRARY. New York: Pierpont Morgan Library, 4to. cloth, slipcase. xii, 82 pages and 78 plates. Limited to copies. Printed at the Spiral Press and containing 72 collotype and 84 other illustrations and 6 .The Pierpont Morgan Library.

Exhibition of Illuminated Manuscripts held at the New York Public er to April by Pierpont Morgan Library ; Morey, C.R. Greene, B. de C. ; Harrsen, M.P Edition: Limited edition of copies Book condition: Covers somewhat duststained, otherwise Good Book Description.A remarkable selection of more than scriptural manuscripts from its famous Bible collection has been assembled in the Pierpont Morgan Library for the annual holiday exhibition, "The Bible.".