Petrarch, Trionfi , written in the 15th century in Italy
'Francisci . Pe[trarche]... Triumphus Amoris...', and the other Trionfi, with the same variations as in no. 25401, art. 3. On fol. 4 is a miniature of the head of Petrarch, and at foot the arms (?), azure, a tower turreted surrounded by a fortification masoned argent, therefrom a path partly or: the whole shield is within a gem-ring.
- Creation: written in the 15th century in Italy
Language of Materials
MS. Montagu e. 1
Other Finding Aids
Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 25403.
'H. Drury. Harrow': in the Drury sale, March 15, 1827, no. 3108, where Montagu bought it.
Old (until about 1890) MS. Montagu no. 7.
On parchment, with illuminated borders and capitals with small miniatures
6 5/8 × 4 1/2 in.