Florence, Italy, Conservatorio di Musica Luigi Cherubini, MS Basevi 2440

Provenance: Abramo Basevi (b. 1818, d. 1885): bequeathed in his last will with his entire collection of books and manuscripts to the library of the Regio Istituto Musicale di Firenze, now Conservatorio di Musica 'Luigi Cherubini'.


Early 16th century, Florence, Italy
brown leather over wood
Decoration: Stamped and gilt
gilt edges
Endpapers: front and back: 1 endpaper with pastedown
rebound after 1966 flood using original covers (and boards?)