¶ Valerius Flaccus — Argonautica (1500)

January 8, 2015

1500

Valerius Flaccus, Gaius. Argonautica. Venice: Christophorus de Pensis, de Mandello, 10 June 1500.

In addition to Morris’s usual printed label, there is also a small gray paper ownership label signed by Morris.

Provenance: Rev. William Maskell. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1084 (sold to Robert Proctor for 19s.). — Robert Proctor. — W. W. Greg (inscription dated 1910). — Solomon Pottesman (dealer). — Pottesman sale, Sotheby, 16 October 1979, lot 402 (sold for £350). — Sotheby, 16 October 1979, lot 402 (sold for £350). — Bernard Quaritch. — UCLA Library (Ahmanson-Murphy Room Incunabula A1 .V227a 1500  [purchased from Quaritch, 1985).

 Reference: ISTC (iv00021500).


Sotheby 1898:

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