Detail View: CARY GRAPHIC ARTS COLLECTION: Biblia Latina. Leaf 308

Filename: 
cc093g983b582p_gutenberg_01.jpg
Identifier: 
cc093g983b582p_gutenberg_01.jpg
Title: 
Biblia Latina. Leaf 308
Creator: 
Gutenberg, Johann, 1397-1468 approximate
Creator: 
Schoeffer, Peter, 1425-1502 approximate
Subject: 
Incunabula - Specimens
Subject: 
Bible
Subject: 
Blackletter
Summary: 
Consists of an illuminated leaf printed on both sides, from the original edition of the 42-line Gutenberg Bible printed in Mainz, ca. 1454-1455. Comprises v. 1, leaf [308], containing Psalm 70, verses 19-24, Psalms 71-72, and Psalm 73, verses 1-23. Rubricated: Psalm 71 begins with a 2-line manuscript initial in red. Psalm 72 begins with a 2-line manuscipt initial in blue. Psalm 73 begins with a 2-line manuscript initial in red. Each Psalm begins with its first line in red and a Roman numeral (chapter no.) in red and blue; verses unnumbered. Each sentence begins with a capital letter, alternating in red or blue. Letters of running title alternate in red and blue. The original leaf is mounted on p. [11] of the bound accompanying material. The Gutenberg Bible leaf is from an imperfect copy which was broken up and distributed by Gabriel Wells. With each fragment is bound a bibliographical essay by A. Edward Newton (in English), with imprint: New York: Gabriel Wells, 1921.
Publisher: 
Printer of the 42-line Bible
Digital Publisher: 
Rochester Institute of Technology - RIT Libraries - Cary Graphic Arts Collection
Contributor: 
Wells, Gabriel, 1862-1946
Date of Original: 
1455 approximate
Date of Original: 
1921
Date of Digitization: 
2014
Broad Type: 
still image
Specific Type: 
bibles
Digital File Format: 
jpeg
Physical Format: 
books
Dimensions of Original: 
39 cm
Language: 
Latin
Original Item Location: 
cc093 G983 B582p
Digital Project: 
2020_0031_gutenberg
Catalog Record: 
https://albert.rit.edu/record=b1078243~S3
Place: 
Germany - Mainz
Place: 
New York - New York
Rights: 
RIT Libraries makes materials from its collections available for educational and research purposes pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use. It is your responsibility to obtain permission from the copyright holder to publish or reproduce images in print or electronic form.
Notes: 
Running title (verso "IHERE"; recto "MIAS"): Iheremias