A Renaissance domestic scriptorium in Fano
Cicero, Marcus Tullius (106-45 BC).
Cato maior de senectute. Laelius de amicitia.. Decorated manuscript on parchment. Fano (Italy), signed by Galeotto Martinozzi, 1447.
189x130 mm. I + 64 + I leaves. Nine quires. Collation: 18(-1), 2-38, 48(-1), 5-88, 92. The manuscript is lacking fol. 1/1, fol. 4/1 blank, and the lower portion of fol. 9/2 (with loss of a few words of text on the recto). Blanks: fol. 4/8v. Text block: 117x78 mm, one column, 22 lines. Catchwords written in the lower margin of the last page of each quire. Text written in a humanist script....