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Missal of Bishop Antonio Scarampi

Object Details

Title:

Missal of Bishop Antonio Scarampi

Artists/Makers:

Fra Vincentius a Fundis (Italian, active about 1560s)

and Fra Vincentius a Fundis (Italian, active about 1560s)

Culture:

Italian

Place:

Nola, Campania, Italy (Place Created)

Date:

1567

Medium:

Tempera and gold leaf on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with original brown morocco

Object Number:

Ms. Ludwig V 7 (83.MG.82)

Dimensions:

Leaf: 41 × 27 cm (16 1/8 × 10 5/8 in.)

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Provenance
Provenance
1567

Antonio Scarampi, Italian, 1516 - 1576

- 1829

Florido Pierleoni, Italian, 1742 - 1829
Source: Engraved bookplate of Florido Pierleoni, Bishop of Acquapendente.

by 1873 - 1903

Baron Horace Ritter von Landau, Austrian, 1824 - 1903, by inheritence to his niece Jenny Ellenberger-Finaly, 1904.
Source: Clermont-Ganneau, Charles. 1904. "Observations relatives à la communication de M. Philippe Berger sur le mémoire de M. le Baron de Landau sur les fouilles du temple d'Esmoun, près de Sidon (livres offerts de la séance du 23 décembre 1904)".

1903 - 1938

Eugenia Ellenberger-Finaly, Hungarian, 1850 - 1938 and Signor Hugo Finaly, Hungarian, 1844 - 1915, by descent to their son Horace de Finaly, 1938.

1938 - 1945

Horace Finaly, Hungarian, 1871 - 1945

1945 - 1948

Estate of Horace Finaly, Hungarian, 1871 - 1945 [sold, Sotheby's, 12th & 13th July, 1948, to Gordon Marsch.]

1948 -

Gordon Marsch, American,

-

Arthur E. Vershbow, American, 1922 - 2012 and Charlotte Vershbow, German,

- 1983

Dr. Peter Ludwig, German, 1925 - 1996 and Irene Ludwig, German, 1927 - 2010, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1983.

Exhibitions
Exhibitions
"In the Beginning was the Word": Medieval Gospel Illumination (August 30 to November 27, 2011) (fols. 11v-12)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 30 to November 27, 2011
The Alchemy of Color in Medieval Manuscripts (October 11, 2016 to January 1, 2017) (fols. 11v - 12)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), October 11, 2016 to January 1, 2017
Blurring the Line: Manuscripts in the Age of Print (August 6 to October 27, 2019) (fols. 11v-12)
  • The J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles), August 6 to October 27, 2019
Bibliography
Bibliography

Clermont-Ganneau, Charles. 1904. "Observations relatives à la communication de M. Philippe Berger sur le mémoire de M. le Baron de Landau sur les fouilles du temple d'Esmoun, près de Sidon (livres offerts de la séance du 23 décembre 1904)", pp. 723-726.

Rossi, Filippo. Mostra Storica Della Legatura Artistica in Palazzo Pitti: [catalogo...compilato Dal Dr. Filippo Rossi]. (Firenze: stabilimenti grafici A. Vallecchi, 1922), p. 68, no. 220.

Euw, Anton von, and Joachim M. Plotzek. Die Handschriften der Sammlung Ludwig. 4 vols. (Cologne: Schnütgen-Museum, 1979-1985), vol. 1 (1979), pp. 250-52.

"Manuscript Acquisitions: The Ludwig Collection." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 12, 1984, p. 288.

Pasqualetti, Christiana. “I Segreti D'Arti Diverse Della Biblioteca Marciana Di Venezia. Matteo Da Terranova e Fra' Vincenzo Pontano Da Fondi: Contributi Sulla Miniatura Meridionale Del Cinquecent.” Rivista Di Storia Della Miniatura 18, 2014, pp. 146-159.