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Calligraphie - Gothique Rotunda

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Calligraphie - Gothique Rotunda

Calligraphie - Gothique Rotunda

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Taddeo Crivelli, illuminator (Italian, died about 1479, active about 1451 - 1479) Initial D: A Skull in a Rocky Field, about 1469, Tempera colors, gold paint, gold leaf, and ink on parchment

Death in the Getty's Online Open Content Project

Références sexuelles dans des manuscrits : flying penis monster  Decretum Gratiani with the commentary of Bartolomeo da Brescia, Italy 1340-1345. Lyon, BM, Ms 5128, fol. 100r

Bizarre and vulgar illustrations from illuminated medieval manuscripts

Catholic Church. Book of Hours and Missal : manuscript, [between 1485 and 1490].

The Digital Scriptorium is a growing image database of medieval and renaissance manuscripts that unites scattered resources from many institutions into an international tool for teaching and scholarly research. It bridges the gap between a diverse user community and the limited resources of libraries by means of sample imaging and extensive rather than intensive cataloguing.

Digital Scriptorium

The Divine Comedy - World Digital Library

The Divine Comedy - World Digital Library

Matteo da Milano, illuminator (Italian, active 1492 – 1523) Initial D: Saint John the Baptist, about 1520, Tempera and gold on parchment Leaf: 33.6 x 23.4 cm (13 1/4 x 9 3/16 in.) The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ms. 87, fol. 4

The J. Paul Getty Museum - Digitized Medieval Manuscripts

Gothique rotunda d'après Palatino par Serge Cortesi - la maison de la calligraphie au musée des lettres et manuscrits

medieval illuminated manuscript

Orvieto - Carhedral


A monk engulfed in water clings to the curve of an initial S that begins the first verse of Psalm 68, "Save me, O God: for the waters are come in even unto my soul." Italian, Northeastern Italy, about 1420 Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment

Joris Hoefnagel (Flemish, 1542-1601), illuminations to Georg Bocskay’s Mira calligraphiae monumenta

Joris Hoefnagel (Flemish, 1542-1601), illuminations to Georg Bocskay’s Mira calligraphiae monumenta

Getty Search Gateway Museum Object Page

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16th century typography - Menor letra de copistas

BibliOdyssey: Manuscript Decoration

medieval calligraphy - letra de junto

Manuscript Decoration

menor letra redonda cortada - illumination techniques

Peinture italienne Fra Angelico (1387 - 1455) - Annonciation

Peinture italienne - Page 2

Sigurtà Park, near Verona, Italy

The Walters Art Museum illuminated manuscripts

MSC002a Hymnal Leaf, vellum 51 x 35 cm. Rome, before 1600. Six lines of four-stave music with Latin gothic script and illumination.

Book of Gregorian chants from the 17th century

Slightly different presentation: the judge looks more like God the Father, and dead are met by the figure of death. From Codex Vindobonensis Palatinus 1970 (Austrian National Library, Vienna).