Friday, 24 May 2013

Fourth Report: 1 lot

12 June 2013.
London, Bloomsbury Auctions, Sale 36058.
(a) Lot 12.
Pina, Ruy de. Cronica do muy alto e poderoso principe el Rey Dom Afonso o quinto.
s.XVI; 181 fols.; paper; 3-line initials. “Browned and stained throughout” and with other damage described in catalogue. Modern brown Morocco binding, in modern case.
Estimate: £3000-4000.
Note: Ruy de Pina (1440-1521), chronicler; Afonso V of Portugal (1432-1481).
MIMSS catalogue number: LB2013061200120012.
       Now Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Portuguese d.3.