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Books portrayed in painting, sculpture, drawings, in mostly European art, medieval through the Renaissance

B. Williams Ellertson
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Sainte Catherine - Unknown Flemish artist - century -- add self portrait or family faces to old paintings? Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Fashion, Medieval Clothing, Medieval Art, Medieval Paintings, Renaissance Paintings, Renaissance Art, Old Paintings

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paysageinterieur: “ Sainte Catherine - Unknown Flemish artist - 15th century ”

Sewing For Beginners Projects Make these cute journal covers from your scrap stash. Our tutorial shows you how easy it is to make a journal cover. Easy Sewing Projects, Sewing Hacks, Sewing Tutorials, Sewing Crafts, Sewing Patterns, Bag Patterns, Handmade Notebook, Handmade Books, Handmade Purses

Fabric Journal, Book Cover Tutorial

These covers are so handy for keeping your journals and your favorite soft covered books nice and clean. The instructions are suitable for any sized journal or book. Watch the video tutorial below or scroll down for the written instructions What You Need. Journal or book - at least one cover needs to be flexible. You may have trouble trying to put a hard covered book into the cover. Tape Measure Batting Fabric for Lining Fabric for Cover Fabric for Flaps Ribbon - two lengths. Measure the…

Chiesa di S. Maria in Piano (Loreto Aprutino, PE). Neat way to wrap a book. Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Middle Ages Clothing, Renaissance Artworks, Reading Art, Book Binding

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Prayerbook in German made by and for Katharina Röder von Rodeneck, a nun at the convent Frauenalb. One of the very rare surviving girdle books, this is a small gem that transmits the ambiance of the Middle Ages to today's readers. Old Books, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Book Art, Handmade Books, Handmade Journals, Handmade Crafts, Handmade Rugs, Medieval Books

Röder von Rodeneck Girdlebook

Prayerbook in German made by and for Katharina Röder von Rodeneck, a nun at the convent Frauenalb. One of the very rare surviving girdle books, this is a small gem that transmits the ambiance of the Middle Ages to today's readers.

 Girdle book of leather with a knot to be tucked under a person's girdle or belt, from which the book hung upside down so that it could be picked up and read at any time, Medieval Books, Medieval World, Medieval Manuscript, Old Books, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Book Libros, Leather Tooling, Tooled Leather

Girdle book: Front cover

Photo: István Borbás/National Library of Sweden Portable volume, girdle book of leather with a knot to be tucked under a person’s girdle or belt, from which the book hung upside down so that it could be picked up and read at any time. The printed book is from 1508, the blind-tooled leather binding from 1579 and the exterior knotted leather cover was added ten years later, in 1589. At some point in the book’s life, flaps were cut into the front and back of the exterior cover so that the…

Jean de Meun (c. 1240 – c. was a French author best known for his continuation of the Roman de la Rose. // Jean de Meun at work in his study, before a book wheel. From Jean de Meun, Roman de la Rose, mid western France. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Jean Fouquet, Medieval Furniture, Medieval Paintings, Empire Romain, Late Middle Ages

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Jean de Meun at work in his study, before a book wheel. From Jean de Meun, Roman de la Rose, mid 15th-century, western France. Bibliotheque nationale, Paris

It's time to update some of my "work in progress" posts, so here is something about the little girdle book again. First of all, it turned ou. Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Times, Medieval Art, Old Books, Antique Books, Book Libros, German Costume, Ideas

Girdle book from Thore Virgin's Bibliotheca Qvarnforsiana. The book is in a private collection in Germany today. This photo is scanned from J. Victor Johansson: Från Gutenbergbibel till Gösta Berlings Saga. Vandringar i Bibliotheca Qvarnforsiana, Stockholm 1952. According to sv:Upphovsrätt the photo should be in Public Domain because of the age.

Diego Velázquez (Spanish [Baroque, Portrait] A Dwarf Holding a Tome in His Lap, Prado Museum, Madrid. Spanish Painters, Spanish Artists, Caravaggio, Rembrandt, Diego Velazquez, Culture Art, Painting Prints, Art Prints, Paintings

Centuries Past

VELÁZQUEZ, Diego Rodriguez de Silva y Don Diego de Acedo (El Primo) c. 1645 Oil on canvas, 106 x 83 cm Museo del Prado, Madrid

Nest of Patience is a new acquisition from Kristin Alana Baum (Blue Oak Bindery) and Cheryl Jacobsen, calligraphy instructor at the Center for the Book. A collaboration based on a medieval girdle. Altered Books, Altered Art, Parts Of A Book, Found Poetry, Wax Tablet, Medieval Books, Leather Bound Books, Card Book, Book Of Hours

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Nest of Patience by Kristin Alana Baum (Blue Oak Bindery). A contemporary Book of Hours based on a medieval girdle book.

Illuminations and illustrations are certainly beautiful and interesting but we haven't yet talked about the bindings in which medieval manuscripts were housed. You may not be able to judge a book . Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Handmade Journals, Handmade Books, Handmade Notebook, Old Books, Vintage Books, Leather Books

Bindings – Day Fourteen of Medieval Manuscripts

Illuminations and illustrations are certainly beautiful and interesting, but we haven’t yet talked about the bindings in which medieval manuscripts were housed. You may not be able to judge a…