September The undisputed masterpiece of Gothic illumination is the Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry (or simply Très Riches Heures), executed mainly by the Dutch Limbourg Brothers working in Paris. The twelve “calendar illustrations” are its most famous pages.

September The undisputed masterpiece of Gothic illumination is the Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry (or simply Très Riches Heures), executed mainly by the Dutch Limbourg Brothers working in Paris. The twelve “calendar illustrations” are its most famous pages.

Works of Mercy. Werke der Barmherzigkeit; Einrichtung sakral ; Flügelaltar ; Meister S. H. von 1485; Linz, Austria, Schloßmuseum

Works of Mercy. Werke der Barmherzigkeit; Einrichtung sakral ; Flügelaltar ; Meister S. H. von 1485; Linz, Austria, Schloßmuseum

Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry Images and explanations on a page by page basis http://www.christusrex.org/www2/berry/index.html

Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry Images and explanations on a page by page basis http://www.christusrex.org/www2/berry/index.html

The Hague, MMW, 10 A 11 fol. 197r Book 4, 11 Mercury as patron of travellers and protector against diseases

The Hague, MMW, 10 A 11 fol. 197r Book 4, 11 Mercury as patron of travellers and protector against diseases

Adoration of the Magi | Book of Hours | France, Rouen | ca. 1480 | The Morgan Library & Museum

Adoration of the Magi | Book of Hours | France, Rouen | ca. 1480 | The Morgan Library & Museum

The Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry (1416) | September || The Très Riches Heures is a book of prayers to be said at canonical hours created for John, Duke of Berry, by the Limbourg brothers between 1412 and 1416.

The Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry (1416) | September || The Très Riches Heures is a book of prayers to be said at canonical hours created for John, Duke of Berry, by the Limbourg brothers between 1412 and 1416.

Le fatiche di Luglio: mietitura del grano e tosatura delle pecore - Breviario Grimani - manoscritto miniato - scuola Gand-Bruges - 1490-1510 - Venezia - Biblioteca Nazionale di San Marco.

Le fatiche di Luglio: mietitura del grano e tosatura delle pecore - Breviario Grimani - manoscritto miniato - scuola Gand-Bruges - 1490-1510 - Venezia - Biblioteca Nazionale di San Marco.

Oficios de la semana-Andrea Matteo Acquaviva- Sur de Italia 1519- HM 1046 Huntington Library

Oficios de la semana-Andrea Matteo Acquaviva- Sur de Italia 1519- HM 1046 Huntington Library

Detail of a miniature of St.Luke seated at a table and mending his quill pen with a knife, with his symbol, the winged ox, by his side - The British Library

Detail of a miniature of St.Luke seated at a table and mending his quill pen with a knife, with his symbol, the winged ox, by his side - The British Library

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