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Research papers of Albinia de la Mare and Laura Nuvoloni for de la Mare, A.C. and Nuvoloni, L., Bartolomeo Sanvito. The Life and Work of a Renaissance Scribe (Paris: Association internationale de Bibliophilie, 2009), 1996 and n.d. [c.1980-2005]

MS. 18746/249
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Folder 1: 'Sanvito patrons etc.', papers, n.d. [c.1980-2000], including

  1. 'Martin Lowry's note on Marcantonio Morosini will etc.'
  2. lists of patrons, clients and collectors associated with Sanvito
  3. typescript notes on patrons, clients and owners
  4. photocopies of extracts from D[izionario] B[iografico degli] I[taliani] (Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana, from 1960) and other printed works

Folder 2: typescript notes and related papers, n.d. [c.1990-2000], concerning

  1. 'Manuscripts copied in whole or part by Sanvito (as opposed to simple rubrication)'
  2. 'Bibliography and observations on known manuscripts'
  3. 'Clients and Owners'
  4. 'Notes on patrons, manuscripts copied for or by Sanvito'
  5. 'Rejected attributions'
  6. 'Related scribes'

Folder 3: cover sheets for papers relating to Sanvito manuscripts, showing shelfmarks, images available, comments, bibliography and notes on outstanding tasks, n.d. [c.2000-2005]

Folder 4: 'Notes for Descriptions of Sanvito Manuscripts, Things to look for' by de la Mare, Aug-Sep 1996 versions, with later updates, [c.2000], including sections on production and contents, rubrication, script, marginalia, 'Principal sequences of coloured capitals used by Sanvito for headings, etc.' and 'Marginal sigla most commonly used by Sanvito with approximate date of first use'


  • Creation: 1996 and n.d. [c.1980-2005]


1 box (4 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 18746/249