Technical Analysis of Renaissance Illuminated Manuscripts

SKU: TBK001054


By Salvador Munoz and Eugene F. Farrell
This is a bilingual (English/Spanish) summary of findings about the miniatures that are in a collection that belonged to Alfonso V. king of Aragon.
The project to analyze the materials found in the illuminated manuscripts at the Historical Library of the University of Valencia began with an analsis of the pigments used in a group of codices that came to Valencia from Naples in the 15th Century. These books came to with Duke Ferdinand of Calabria when he fled Naples after a successful French attack. 83 pages, paperback