Chalcidius Altividi de immortalitate animae liber


Shelfmark: Cod. Lat. 418.
Country: Hungary
City: Budapest
Keeper location: National Széchényi Library
Author: Chalcidius Altividius
Content: De immortalitate animi
Writing medium: parchment
Number of sheets: 55 fol.
Sheet size: 260 × 186 mm
Place of writing: Florence
Date of writing: between 1450 and 1470
Place of illumination: Florence
Date of illumination: between 1450 and 1470
Crest: King Matthias' Hungarian and Bohemian royal coat-of-arms; "first" heraldic painter, Buda, late 1480s; under it, the coat-of-arms of György Handó
Possessor, provenience: György Handó; King Matthias Hunyadi; Johannes Fabri, Bishop of Vienna (comp. bookplates); St. Nicolas College of the University of Vienna (1540); University of Vienna; Imperial Court Library, Vienna (1756); in line with the Venice Agreement (signed on November 27, 1932), it was returned to National Széchényi Library.
Binding: original blind-tooled leather binding made in Florence
Language of corvina: Latin
Condition: Restored: NSZL, 1989
Hungarian translation(s) of work(s) included in the corvina: None