Ferrarese Chansonnier

Title:
Ferrarese Chansonnier
Library:
Biblioteca Casanatense
Language:
French
City:
ROMA [ROME], Italy
Shelf Mark:
Ms. 2856 (olim O.V. 208)
Alternate Names:
Canzionere di Isabella d’Este -- Roma, Biblioteca Casanatense 2856 --
Origin:
Ferrara
Dimensions:
163 folios -- 270 x 202 mm.
Date Description:
c. 1480
Content:
collection of tunes (list of contents with attributions on pp. XIX-XXII of the volume)-- only the titles are given and listed in an index at the beginning --
Illuminations:
Yes
Type of Decoration:
elaborate opening page, with coat of arms, elaborate border and filigree -- one delicate (pen?) drawing in the center margin of most openings
Musical Notation:
Yes
Call Number:
Hesburgh Library Music Collection (2nd Floor) M 2.3 .I8 F477 2002
Commentary Volume:
No
Nature of Facsimile:
Complete -- Monochrome (opening page is reproduced in color at p. XVII)
Publication Date:
2002
Place of Publication:
Lucca, Italy
Publisher:
Libreria Musicale Italiana
Printer:
Genesi srl
Type of Text:
chansonnier, polyphonic compositions for instrumental music, songbook