Compendium historiae in genealogia Christi.

Creator:
Peter, of Poitiers, approximately 1130-1205
Published/Created:
[Northern Italy] ;
[between 1300 and 1350]
Physical Description:
1 roll : parchment ; 3445 x 35 mm.
Notes:
Purchased from Les Enluminures on the Edwin J. Beinecke Book Fund and the Albert C. Childs Fund, 2014.
Format: seven membranes sewn together to form one roll.
Layout: single vertical column in the form of a genealogical tree.
Script: single gothic book hand.
Decoration: text is presented as a genealogical tree, in brown ink, with rubrication; initials in red and blue ink; roundels and planned spaces for diagrams and miniatures (unfinished) outlined in red and blue ink. Linking genealogical tree branches and diagram lines in red and blue ink. Complex grid for layout of design elements ruled in plummet.
Ownership inscriptions at top and bottom of roll: Conradus Mondone Astensis. (Corrado Mondone d'Asti, Master General of the Dominican Order, 1462-1465).
Abstract:
Decorated roll containing the text of the Compendium historiae in genealogia Christi by Peter of Poitiers (Petrus Pictaviensis). The text, presented in genealogical tree format, appears to be a copy of the second version of this work, containing the full text of the first version accompanied by interpolations from the Historia scholastica and other sources.
Topics:
Bible--Commentaries--Early works to 1800
Manuscripts, Medieval--Connecticut--New Haven
Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts in Beinecke Library
Topics:
Jesus Christ--Genealogy--Early works to 1800
Mondone d'Asti, Corrado,--Autograph
Peter,--of Poitiers,--approximately 1130-1205
Language:
Latin
Genre:
Drawings--italy--14th century
Manuscripts, Medieval--Italy--14th century
Scrolls (information artifacts)
Format:
Text
Content Type:
Archives or Manuscripts
Rights:
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Access Restrictions:
Public
Call Number:
Beinecke MS 1183
Orbis Record:
11995727
Orbis Barcode:
39002091549841
Yale Collection:
Beinecke Library
Digital Collection:
General Collection, BRBL, Yale University
oid pointer:
15761345
Citation:
Peter of Poitiers, Compendium historiae in genealogia Christi. General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.
Extent of digitization:
Complete work digitized.
OID:
15761199
PID:
digcoll:4031445

Number of Pages: 8
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