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Title Le alere´cose, che peruenirannoalle´ tuc´mani per tutto il tempo del tuo Reggimento
Collection Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Maker Gabrielius;Gabriel;
Date 1578
Id Number Current Accession MIS.119
Id Number Current Repository 1278683907
Inscription Ex libris Josephi Conti, gratis nihil
Location Creation Site Venice(?)
Notes Likely to have been used as a teaching example by Douglas Cockerell. Bookbinding classes were established under Douglas B. Cockerell in 1897. In 1905 it was followed by printing and typography headed by J.H. Mason of the Doves Press who was responsible for the revival of printing practice and standards and ran the Day Technical School for Printing Apprentices. Other members of the Doves Press joined him including Peter McLeish who took over Binding in 1907. The School of Book Production achieved an international reputation. For full bibliographic record see TALIS reference.
Object Notes BS.420. Manuscript on velum bound in full leather binding, richly tooled and decorated with inset illuminated illustrations of both sides of cover. Deep inset illuminated illustrations to covers featuring winged lion holding book on front cover, and descending stairs in coat of arms on back cover.
Rights University of the Arts London, Central Saint Martins Museum and Study Collection
Work Type Miscellaneous
 

 

 

 

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