ILLUMINATED CHOIRBOOK Manuscript choirbook, opening with the "Tantum Ergo", [late seventeenth century]; and another (2)
Lot 181
ILLUMINATED CHOIRBOOK Manuscript choirbook, opening with the "Tantum Ergo", [late seventeenth century]; and another (2)
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,680) inc. premium
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ILLUMINATED CHOIRBOOK
Manuscript choirbook, opening with the "Tantum Ergo", on thick paper, 380 pages (184 numbered leaves, of which 43 ruled with staves but otherwise blank, and 6 unnumbered of index), black ink with 12 staves of 5 lines per page, with musical notations and text, chapter tabs, contemporary blindstamped pigskin over wooden boards, one clasp and catch (other missing, with small loss on lower margin), small folio (352 x 270mm.), [Germany, late seventeenth century]--[HYMNAL] "Hymni proprii sanctorum trium Ordinum Fratrum Minorum S.P. Francisci", 40 pages printed in red and black, additional 18 pages of manuscript, 15 in Latin in red and black, others in German, contemporary half calf, rebacked, folio (475 x 315mm.), [early eighteenth century] (2)

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  • Provenance: Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer bookplate "C.SS.R. Domus Mauternensis".
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