My Library

University LibraryCatalogue

Limit search to items available for borrowing or consultation
Record 2 of 2
Result Page: Previous Next
Can't find that book? Try BONUS+
Look for full text

Search Discovery

Search CARM Centre Catalogue

Search Trove

Add record to RefWorks

Cover Art

Title Mira calligraphiae monumenta : a sixteenth-century calligraphic manuscript inscribed by Georg Bocskay and illuminated by Joris Hoefnagel / Lee Hendrix and Thea Vignau-Wilberg.

Published Malibu : J. Paul Getty Museum, 1992.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  745.61 BOCS    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 412 pages : colour illustrations ; 19 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword / John Walsh -- Preface / Thomas Kren -- Mira callagraphiae monumenta: An Overview / Lee Hendrix -- Georg Bocskay, The Calligrapher / Thea Vignau-Wilberg -- Joris Hoefnagel, The Illuminator / Thea Vignau-Wilberg -- The Writing Model Book / Lee Hendrix -- The Constructed Alphabet / Thea Vignau-Wilberg -- Codicological Description of the Manuscript.
Summary A facsimile of the complete manuscript inscribed by Georg Bocskay, using a vast selection of scripts and embellished some thirty years later by Joris Hoefnagel with a series of botanical illustrations.
Other author Bocskay, Georg, -1575.
Hoefnagel, Joris, 1542-1601.
Hendrix, Lee.
Vignau-Wilberg, Thea.
J. Paul Getty Museum.
Subject Bocskay, Georg, -1575 -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles.
Hoefnagel, Joris, 1542-1601.
Manuscripts, Renaissance -- California -- Malibu -- Facsimiles.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Renaissance.
ISBN 089236212X $125.00