PRoMs - The Production and Reading of Music Sources

Mise-en-page in manuscripts and printed books containing polyphonic music, 1480—1530

Manuscript: Madrid, Spain, Palacio Real, Biblioteca, MS II/1335

Manuscript type: choirbook

RISM siglum: E-Mp 1335

DIAMM Source Key: 1157

Image repositories: Patrimonio Nacional

Basis for description: high-quality image

Madrid, Spain, Palacio Real, Biblioteca, MS II/1335
(Cancionero de Palácio)


Of Spanish origin; copied for use at the court of Ferdinand the Catholic, King of Aragon (1452-1516). Some additions made after death of Ferdinand. 2) Biblioteca de don Diego Sarmiento (inventory: 1599) 3) Gondomar's library, Casa del Sol de Valladolid (inventory: 1623) 4) Bequeathed in 1809 to Palacio Real, Madrid


20th century,
brown leather over


Measurements for the mise-en-page kindly supplied by Pablo Andrès of the Palacio Real.