Auction 93, Lot 453

"[Lot of 5 Leaves]",

Subject: Printed Leaves

Period: 1547 (published)

Publication: Opuscula questiones et quolibeta omnia thome…

Color: Black & White

Size:
8.7 x 12.8 inches
22.1 x 32.5 cm

Lot of five leaves from this 16th century work by the distinguished printer Luc'Antonio Giunta. This commentary on the work of the great 13th century theologian Thomas Aquinas was written in question and answer format to define the traditional beliefs and teachings of the Roman Church in this era of the Protestant reformation. They are nice examples of fine printing, each with one or more historiated initials.

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Condition: A+

They are nice examples of fine printing, each with one or more historiated initials.

Estimate: $90 - $110

Sold for: $45

Closed on 12/6/2000

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