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Presentation of emblem books in the collections of The Royal Library, Copenhagen, given at the Round table

Presentation of emblem books in the collections of The Royal Library, Copenhagen, given at the Round table

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  • 1. Emblem books at the Royal Library, Copenhagen - Society for Emblem Studies, 10th International Conference., Kiel, 27 July-1 August Anders Toftgaard, Research librarian, PhD.
  • 2. Det Kongelige bibliotek
  • 3. Det Kongelige bibliotek The Royal Library National Library Copenhagen University Library and information services (CULIS)
  • 4. The Royal Library Founded by Frederik III (King 1648- 1670) © Frederiksborgmuseet, Unknown artist
  • 5. The Royal Library: 1665 started construction, inspired by Bibliothèque Mazarine
  • 6. The University Library - Founded in 1482 - Donation by Christian IV
  • 7. The University Library - Founded in 1482 - Donation of books by Christian IV, (who also gave it the new building with Trinity Church & The Round Tower (1636-1657))
  • 8. The University Library Lost in the fire of Copenhagen in 1728
  • 9. www.kb.dk
  • 10. Emblem books in the Royal Library, Copenhagen The Royal Library The Royal Library Danish collection Foreign collection University Library
  • 11. Emblem books in the Royal Library, Copenhagen The Royal Library The ”Old” Royal Library Danish collection Foreign collection University Library
  • 12. Systematic catalogue initiated by Daniel Gotthilf Moldenhawer (1753 -1823)
  • 13. Bibliography of French Emblem books, F 437
  • 14. Alison Adams, "Les emblemes ou devises chrestiennes de Georgette de Montenay: edition de 1567", Bibliothèque d'Humanisme et Renaissance, T. 62, No. 3 (2000), pp. 637-639.
  • 15. Provenances
  • 16. Former Owner: Magnus Friis (1623-1675)
  • 17. King Frederic IIIs library (1648-) Emblemas morales de Don Juan de Horozco, Saragosa, 1603-1604.
  • 18. Johannes Sambucus, Emblemata, Antwerp, Plantin, 1564
  • 19. Johann Friedrich II zu Sachsen
  • 20. Provenances Book: Jeronimo Ruscelli, Le imprese illustri, Venice, 1584 Former owner: Schloss Gottorf
  • 21. Schloss Gottorf
  • 22. Provenances Book: J. Cats: Proteus ofte Minne- beelden verandert in Sinne- beelden bound with b) Emblemata D. Jacobi Catsii ; in linguam Anglicam transfusa.. [S.l.], [1627]; c) Emblemata moralia et æconomica : Virgilius omnia vertuntur, certe vertuntur amores.. [S.l.], 1627]; d) [Officium puellarum]/ [Jacob Catz]. [S.l.], [1627]. - e) Galathee ofte Harder Minne Klachte. / van J. Catz. [S.l.], [1627] f) Spiegel van den ouden ende nieuwen tijdt : bestaende uyt spreeck-woorden ende sin- spreucken. / door J. Cats. Graven-Hage : by Isaac Burchoorn, 1632
  • 23. Provenances Book: Jean-Jacques Boissard, Theatrum vitæ humanæ, 1596 Former owner: Asmund Thygesen (d. 1645), pastor
  • 24. Provenances Book: Pierre Coustau, Le Pegme, Lyon, 1560 Former owner: Bernstorff
  • 25. Provenances Book: Alciati: Emblemi, Padova, 1626 Owner: P.O. Brøndsted (Rome, 1821)
  • 26. Emblem books as alba amicorum
  • 27. Emblem books as alba amicorum • Thott 391 8º • Thott 396 8º • Thott 447 8º • Thott 448, 8º • Thott 1288 4to • NKS 1289 oktav Alciati, Emblemata. [s.a.] Alciati, Emblemata, Lyon, 1554 Alciati, Emblemata, Lyon, 1554 Hadr. Junii Emblemata. Antwerp, 1569 Boissard Emblemata. Frankfurt1593 Alciati, Emblemata, Leiden, 1591
  • 28. Emblem books as alba amicorum 4 available online (as pdf-files) • Thott 391 8º • Thott 396 8º • Thott 447 8º • Thott 448, 8º • Thott 1288 4to • NKS 1289 oktav Alciati, Emblemata. [s.a.] Alciati, Emblemata, Lyon, 1554 Alciati, Emblemata, Lyon, 1554 Hadr. Junii Emblemata. Antwerp, 1569 Boissard Emblemata. Frankfurt1593 Alciati, Emblemata, Leiden, 1591
  • 29. Thott 391, 8º
  • 30. Thott 391, 8º Bernhard’s album
  • 31. Thott 391, 8º
  • 32. Thott 391, 8º
  • 33. Thott 391, 8º
  • 34. Thott 448, 8º
  • 35. Thott 448, 8º
  • 36. Thott 448, 8º Georg Pakebuschius
  • 37. Danish emblem books
  • 38. Emblemata dvodecim, Avthore Andrea Petreio Hafniae: Impressit Andreæ Gutteruitz, 1582
  • 39. Willich Westhovius, Cimbri Emblemata, 1640
  • 40. Emblemata quædam amatoria, 1651
  • 41. Anders Toftgaard atof@kb.dk Twitter: @Atoftgaard Slides and list of emblem books at: www.slideshare.net/atoftga ard Photos from the Photografic Studio, KB