Paper and Copyists in Viennese Opera Scores  


Paper      P41A      
Watermarkornament (lily) / AS
Countermark3 crescents / A
SourceA Wn Mus.Hs._17833_1_fol74v73r80v79r
Paper millAntonio Seguito, Lusetti, Toscolano
CommentaryMark and countermark are arranged vice versa in the two twins. The description of the watermark is referring to the A-twin. P41 often appears together with P73 in mixed quires.
watermark countermark

Sheet P41A


Watermark3 crescents / A
Selenometrie in mmxy: 15, xz: 83
Countermarkornament (lily) / AS
SourceA Wn Mus.Hs._17833_1_fol77v78r75v76r
twin watermark twin countermark

Sheet P41B

Copyists and works

Copyists using paper P41WK71L, WK71M
Scores written on paper P41Sacchini_17869



Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martin Eybl

mdw - Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien.
Seilerstätte 26
A-1010 Vienna, Austria
Tel. +43 (1) 71155 - 3525


Forschungsprojekt: Papier und Kopisten in Wiener Opernpartituren 1760-1774 (Projektleitung: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Martin Eybl)

mdw - Universität für Musik und darstellende Kunst Wien, Institut für Musikwissenschaft und Interpretationsforschung A-1010 Wien, Seilerstätte 26


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A dataset of the Bernstein Project on watermarks and paper expertise

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