Material Evidence
in Incunabula

London, Wellcome Collection (GB): 4.a.16

ISTC No.ij00079000
AuthorJacobus de Theramo
TitleConsolatio peccatorum, seu Processus Belial [German] Der Teutsch Belial
ImprintAugsburg : Johann Schönsperger, 11 Oct. 1487
Format
Languageger
SubjectLaw-canon
KeywordsTheology-moral; trial; translation; literature-devotional
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02126418
Holding InstitutionLondon, Wellcome Collection (GB)
Shelfmark4.a.16
NoteCreated by Jack Litchfield
Physical DescriptionTitle 'Der Teutsch Belial' mounted and first, full-page, woodcut [re]mounted; two demonic figures in the final woodcut have been defaced
Size of leaves240 × 163 mm
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
Support material (book)Paper
SourceF.N.L. Poynter, 'A catalogue of Incunabula in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library', London 1954, nr. 569

Provenance 1487 - 1550

Time period1487 - 1550
Provenance nameAnonymous [Person; Former Owner]
Provenance TypeDecoration
Manuscript Notes
Decoration NoteWoodcuts and capitals coloured in red and green
Illustration coloured in by handYes
Ornamental lettersYes
Manuscript notesEarly ms notes, at times identifiable as key words, and frequent underlining of sections of text in brown ink; occasional 'NOTA' and hand pointers
Extraction of keywordsYes
CommentsYes
Reading marks (underlining and pointing hands)Yes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1550 - 1750

Areae-gx
Time period1550 - 1750
Provenance nameH[...]g Wisselii [Person; Former Owner]
Provenance TypeExlibris
Binding
Manuscript Notes
Note'Ex Libris H[...]g Wisselii' in ms, black ink, bottom of folio a.i recto
Binding noteSheep; three raised bands; title tooled [blind] with thorn pattern on spine
Binding date17th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialWood
Cover materialLeather
Binding statusRebound
Manuscript notesSame hand as 'Ex Libris', very few notes, German, towards end of book, black ink
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookParts only
Extraction of keywordsYes
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1790 - 1827

Time period1790 - 1827
Provenance nameFrederik North, 1766 - 1827 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Aristocracy) 5th Earl of Guilford
Provenance TypeInscription
Coat of Arms
NoteBook plate: coat of arms, bannered, with 'La vertu est la seule noblesse' in banner; below arms: 'The Hon Frederic North'; first leaf has substantial bibliographic information in black ink
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1878 - 1896

PlaceHammersmith (Geonames Id: 2647567)
Areae-uk
Time period1878 - 1896
Provenance nameWilliam Morris, 1834-1896 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Artist, Booktrade)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceDocumentary source

Provenance 1898 - 1898

PlaceLondon (Geonames Id: 2643743)
Areae-uk
Time period1898 - 1898
Provenance nameSotheby's , 1744- [Corporate body; Auctioneer] (Booktrade)
Provenance TypeDocumentary Evidence
Note5 December - 10 December, William Morris Sale [lot. 1160, December 10th, sold for 13 GBP 10 shillings]
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceDocumentary source

Provenance 1898 - 1936

PlaceLondon (Geonames Id: 2643743)
Areae-uk
Time period1898 - 1936
Provenance nameSir Henry S. Wellcome, 1853-1936 [Person; Former Owner] (Male)
Provenance TypeDocumentary Evidence
NoteWellcome Library accessions book 1916-1930 [WA/HMM/LI/Acc/4], accession no. 6668
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Price13.10 GBP shillings [See previous provenance block]
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceHist. Library Catalogue / Accession Journal

Provenance 1936 -

PlaceLondon (Geonames Id: 2643743)
Areae-uk
Time period1936 -
Provenance nameWellcome Library, 1936 [Corporate body; Present Owner]
Provenance TypeShelfmark
Accession mark
Method of acquisitionBequest
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceLibrary catalogue

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2019-11-01 16:03:28

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London, Wellcome Collection (GB): 4.a.16

ISTC No.ij00079000
AuthorJacobus de Theramo
TitleConsolatio peccatorum, seu Processus Belial [German] Der Teutsch Belial
ImprintAugsburg : Johann Schönsperger, 11 Oct. 1487
Format
Languageger
SubjectLaw-canon
KeywordsTheology-moral; trial; translation; literature-devotional
Periodmedieval

Description of Copy

Copy Id02126418
Holding InstitutionLondon, Wellcome Collection (GB)
Shelfmark4.a.16
NoteCreated by Jack Litchfield
Physical DescriptionTitle 'Der Teutsch Belial' mounted and first, full-page, woodcut [re]mounted; two demonic figures in the final woodcut have been defaced
Size of leaves240 × 163 mm
Copy FeaturesIncomplete
Support material (book)Paper
SourceF.N.L. Poynter, 'A catalogue of Incunabula in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library', London 1954, nr. 569

Provenance 1487 - 1550

Time period1487 - 1550
Provenance nameAnonymous [Person; Former Owner]
Provenance TypeDecoration
Manuscript Notes
Decoration NoteWoodcuts and capitals coloured in red and green
Illustration coloured in by handYes
Ornamental lettersYes
Manuscript notesEarly ms notes, at times identifiable as key words, and frequent underlining of sections of text in brown ink; occasional 'NOTA' and hand pointers
Extraction of keywordsYes
CommentsYes
Reading marks (underlining and pointing hands)Yes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1550 - 1750

Areae-gx
Time period1550 - 1750
Provenance nameH[...]g Wisselii [Person; Former Owner]
Provenance TypeExlibris
Binding
Manuscript Notes
Note'Ex Libris H[...]g Wisselii' in ms, black ink, bottom of folio a.i recto
Binding noteSheep; three raised bands; title tooled [blind] with thorn pattern on spine
Binding date17th cent.
Binding typeBoards
Board materialWood
Cover materialLeather
Binding statusRebound
Manuscript notesSame hand as 'Ex Libris', very few notes, German, towards end of book, black ink
Ms. notes (frequency)Occasional
Location in BookParts only
Extraction of keywordsYes
CommentsYes
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1790 - 1827

Time period1790 - 1827
Provenance nameFrederik North, 1766 - 1827 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Aristocracy) 5th Earl of Guilford
Provenance TypeInscription
Coat of Arms
NoteBook plate: coat of arms, bannered, with 'La vertu est la seule noblesse' in banner; below arms: 'The Hon Frederic North'; first leaf has substantial bibliographic information in black ink
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceBook in hand

Provenance 1878 - 1896

PlaceHammersmith (Geonames Id: 2647567)
Areae-uk
Time period1878 - 1896
Provenance nameWilliam Morris, 1834-1896 [Person; Former Owner] (Male, Artist, Booktrade)
Provenance TypeBibliographic Evidence
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceDocumentary source

Provenance 1898 - 1898

PlaceLondon (Geonames Id: 2643743)
Areae-uk
Time period1898 - 1898
Provenance nameSotheby's , 1744- [Corporate body; Auctioneer] (Booktrade)
Provenance TypeDocumentary Evidence
Note5 December - 10 December, William Morris Sale [lot. 1160, December 10th, sold for 13 GBP 10 shillings]
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceDocumentary source

Provenance 1898 - 1936

PlaceLondon (Geonames Id: 2643743)
Areae-uk
Time period1898 - 1936
Provenance nameSir Henry S. Wellcome, 1853-1936 [Person; Former Owner] (Male)
Provenance TypeDocumentary Evidence
NoteWellcome Library accessions book 1916-1930 [WA/HMM/LI/Acc/4], accession no. 6668
Method of acquisitionPurchase
Price13.10 GBP shillings [See previous provenance block]
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceHist. Library Catalogue / Accession Journal

Provenance 1936 -

PlaceLondon (Geonames Id: 2643743)
Areae-uk
Time period1936 -
Provenance nameWellcome Library, 1936 [Corporate body; Present Owner]
Provenance TypeShelfmark
Accession mark
Method of acquisitionBequest
CertaintyThe recording of this evidence is considered certain
SourceLibrary catalogue

Other Information

CompletenessThe enumeration of provenance evidence is considered complete
Last Edit2019-11-01 16:03:28