Ordenanzas de la Cofradia de la Santissima Resureccion de nuestro señor Jesu Christo y Virgen de los Angeles : [manuscript].
Granada, Spain : 25 agosto 1627.
68 leaves.
Book, Manuscript
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Granada, Spain : 25 agosto 1627.
general note
Contitution and rules of the "Cofradia de la Santísima Resurección de Nuestro Señor Jesuscristo y Virgen de los Ángeles" of the Monastery and Convent of Church of Saint Francis of Assisi in Granada, Spain.
Leaves 66-68 blank.
Originally bound in brown calfskin; rebound in brown goatskin with leather from original binding over covers finished in a panel binding style with a centre and corner-piece design; spine with five raised bands finished in gilt; with marbled endpapers; with a note pasted to front pastedown quoting from a 1639 work on Granada, with the name “Yates Thompson” at bottom; with the bookplate of Michael Tomkinson (from the Tomkinson sale at Sotheby’s on 5 July 1922, lot 1504).
Title from verso of leaf 2.
With copies of two documents regarding burials and crosses dating from 1576 to 1595: leaves 63-65.
With the inscription: "Soy de la enmandad de Jesus Rezucitado y de N[uestr]a S[eñor]a de los Angeles, exciten estas imagines en el Convento de N[uestro] Padre S.S. Francisco de Asis".
With two full-page miniatures at front, one of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ and, facing, a full-length figure of the Virgin Mary surrounded by four angels; both miniatures within borders of scrollwork foliage, and at the foot of each the coat of arms of the Archbishop of Granada Agustín de Spinola Basadone (1597-1649).
Written in Spanish in black ink on vellum within double-line rules; with 43 rubricated initials.
catalogue key
Purchase; Bernard Quaritch Rare Books; 2017; MS.17.074.

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