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Music / Antiphoner
ANTIPHONARIUM,  Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary., antique map, old maps ANTIPHONARIUM - Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.
France, 1370, In original colours.. 291x220mm. 13 lines in dark brown, written in two columns. Upper margin cropped, shaving the marginal initial, generally in fine condition.
A more than 600 years old antiphonary leaf, written in Besançon, in 1370. Musical notation on 4 bars, the staves are in red and the notes in black: numerous pen-flourished initials in brown with red flourishing almost each initial decorated with human heads. Several 1-line initials in brown and red ... (Click on title or image to go to item page)
Estimate
($ 1,400 - 1,800)

Starting bid
$ 900
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANTIPHONARIUM,  Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary., antique map, old maps ANTIPHONARIUM - Leaf on vellum from an antiphonary.
Italy, 1480, In original colours.. 650x430mm. In good condition. Lines written in rounded Gothic script, written in black ink, on a four-line-stave, with headings and rubrics in red. On several placed vellum damaged by ink and small holes in vellum.
A very fine antiphonary leaf, written in Latin , probably Rome. RECTO: The staves are in red and the notes in black. VERSO: The staves are in red and the notes in black. A wonderful initial "Q" decorated with penwork in red, white and blue, in rich burnished gold.
On extremely heavy vel...
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Estimate
($ 600 - 750)

Starting bid
$ 400
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANTIPHONARIUM.,  Leaf on vellum from a antiphonary., antique map, old maps ANTIPHONARIUM. - Leaf on vellum from a antiphonary.
Sevilla, ca.1520, In original colours.. 490x360mm. Boldly hand-written in a Gotica rotunda, text lines and music stave's, on a large sheet of sturdy vellum. Signs of use, little wavy, but good.
A leaf from a Medieval Antiphonal or Choir Missal for Spanish use, in Latin on extremely heavy vellum. Justification: 360x246mm. Text is in Spanish rounded gothic hand (Rotunda) and of music on a stave formed of five lines in red.
RECTO: There are twenty-eight lines of text in black and red. Wi...
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Estimate
($ 250 - 300)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3
ANTIPHONER,  Leaf of manuscript music from an Antiphoner., antique map, old maps ANTIPHONER - Leaf of manuscript music from an Antiphoner.
Probably Spain, c.1625, In original colours.. 550x360mm. Manuscript leaf, written in Latin on vellum. Good condition.
This leaf is from an Antiphoner of Spanish origin on extremely heavy vellum (most likely ox) in Latin.
Music is on a stave, inked in red, formed of five lines in black ink. Text is in a Spanish rounded gothic hand (Rotunda). There are five lines of music and verse.
RECTO: There is a wonderful ...
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Estimate
($ 175 - 200)

Starting bid
$ 100
Condition:
Condition Rating: 3