A cosa fatta già non val pentère

Cecco Angiolieri

Production Description

Author: Cecco Angiolieri
Date of composition: 1290-1295 (?)
Type of Manuscript: fair copy
Person to Whom the Manuscript was Assigned: DGR
Scribe: DGR


Current Location: Library of the South African National Gallery

Physical Description

Paper: pale blue wove, unruled
Dimensions of Document: 7 x 4 1/2 in

Scholarly Commentary


The manuscript is among a cache of materials originally in the possession of WMR and after that of John Robert Wahl. They finally passed into the library of the South African National Gallery. The recto has the sonnet “A cosa fatta già non val pentère” . The verso is blank.

Electronic Archive Edition: 1
Copyright: Published with permission of Iziko Museums of Cape Town