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¶ Sherbrooke missal (c. 1320) [MS]

October 5, 2017

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Sherbrooke missal.

Illuminated manuscript. England, c. 1320. 330 leaves.

When Sydney Cockerell was cataloguing Morris’s library, he recorded in his diary, 3 March 1894: “Struggled nearly all day with the beautiful Sherbrooke Missal.”

Provenance: Thomas Sherbrooke. — Henry Sherbrooke. — Quaritch catalogue, 1 December 1891, no. 779. — Quaritch catalogue, December 1893, no. 26 (£200). — Morris (purchased from Quaritch). — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 903 (sold to Yates Thomson for £350). — Henry Yates Thompson. — Sotheby, 23 March 1920, lot 39 (sold to Hugh Baker for £860). — Hugh Baker. — Margaret S. Davies. — National Library of Wales (NLW MS 15536E) [donated by Margaret S. Davies, 1951].

Reference: Schoenberg (SDBM_MS_3075).

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¶ Missal (fragment) (14th century) [MS]

October 5, 2017

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Missal (fragment).

Illuminated manuscript. 14th century. 4 leaves only.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 784 (sold to Quaritch for £6). — Bernard Quaritch. — Unlocated.


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¶ Missale secundum usum Montensem (c. 1460)

September 27, 2017

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Missale secundum usum Montensem.

Illuminated manuscript. Flanders, c. 1460. 198 leaves.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 798 (sold to Heppenstal for £19). — Unlocated.

Reference: Schoenberg (SDBM_4001).


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¶ Steinfeld missal (c. 1180) [MS]

September 18, 2017

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Steinfeld missal.

Illuminated manuscript. North Germany, c. 1180 (with some leaves added c. 1440). 144 leaves.

Provenance: Steinfeld Abbey (formerly St. Mary Abbey Premonstratensian), Steinfeld, Germany. — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1070 (sold to Quaritch for £95). — Charles Fairfax Murray. — C. W. Dyson Perrins. — Perrins sale, Sotheby, 1 December 1959, part 2, lot 57 (sold for £25,200). — Peter Ludwig. — Getty Museum (MS. Ludwig V4) [acquired 1983].

Reference: Schoenberg (SDBM_MS_1958).

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¶ Tiptoft missal (c. 1320) [MS]

September 6, 2017

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Tiptoft missal.

Illuminated manuscript. England, perhaps Cambridge, c. 1320. 360 leaves.

Morris took an intense interest in this lavishly ornamented manuscript. Sydney Cockerell recorded in his diary, 9 May 1895, that Morris was examining it at Kelmscott House and noted that it has “an illuminated border to every page.” On 13 June Cockerell went to the British Museum “to look up Tiptoft pedigree.”

Provenance: John Fitz-Roger Clavering and his wife Hawse Tiptoft. — Henry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort. — Sotheby, 13 May 1895 (sold to Morris). — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — J. Pierpont Morgan. — Morgan Library (MS M.107).

References: Additional bibliography (Morgan Library). — Curatorial description (Morgan Library). — de Ricci, 2:1386, no. 107. — Morgan Catalogue 4, no. 8. — Schoenberg (SDBM_MS_14314).

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¶ Missale (1511)

April 18, 2016

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Missale celeberrimi Halberstattensis episcopatus contplatione venerabilis cleri. Speyer: Peter Drach III, 1511.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 795 (sold to Breslauer for £14 14s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Missale (1507)

April 18, 2016

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Missale ad consuetudinem insignis ecclesie Trajectensis. Paris: Wolfgang Hopyl, 16 April 1507.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 799 (sold to Leighton for £5 5s.). — Unlocated.


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¶ Missale Magdeburgense (1480)

April 15, 2016

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Missale Magdeburgense. [Magdeburg]: Bartholomaeus Ghotan and Lucas Brandis, 1480.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 796 (sold to Heppenstal for £25). — Heppenstal. – Otto Smith. — National Library of Sweden [gift from Smith, 1911].

Reference: ISTC (im00671000).


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¶ Missale Parisiense (1489/90)

May 26, 2015

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Missale Parisiense. Paris: Jean Du Pré (printer of Paris), for himself, Jean Belin et Guillaume Le Caron, 11 March 1489/90.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — J. Pierpont Morgan. — Morgan Library (ChL1449).

References: ISTC (im00680000). — Morgan Catalogue 2, no. 495.

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¶ Missale Basiliense (1486–90?)

May 21, 2015

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Missale Basiliense. [Basel: Michael Wenssler, between 1486 and 1490.]

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — J. Pierpont Morgan. — Morgan Library (ChL1369).

References: ISTC (im00651000). — Morgan Catalogue 1, no. 226.

Digital version: Universitätsbibliothek Basel.

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¶ Missale Constantiense (1485)

May 19, 2015

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Missale Constantiense. Basel: Peter Kollicker, 29 May 1485.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 794 (sold to Bain for £40). — Maggs catalogue 656 (1958), no. 360 (£150).— Unlocated.

Reference: ISTC (im00657000).


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¶ Missale (1533)

April 1, 2015

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Missale ad usum insignis ac preclare ecclesie Sarum. Paris: Francisci Regnault, 1533.

Illustrated.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 683 (sold to Leighton for £35). — Unlocated.


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¶ Weale — Bibliographia liturgica (1886)

July 16, 2014

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Weale, William H. James. Bibliographia liturgica. Catalogus missalium ritus latini, ab anno M.CCCC.LXXV. impressorum. London: Bernard Quaritch, 1886.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 1045 (part; sold to Walker for £1 10s.). — Unlocated.

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