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Illuminated Manuscripts

Illuminated Manuscripts

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Choirbook, Seville, Spain, c. 1460-90 Need to figure out how to translate the leaf/blossom embellishments into embroidery.......

Paris, c. 1410-c. 1414 Queen's Book, fol. 128. Hippomenes and Atalante.

Phaedra, examining the point of her pen - Huntington Library Ms HM 60, f°17

A Remnant of Something That's Past

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Alphabet Letter K Medieval Illuminated Letter K by ArteOfTheBooke, $10.00

Remarkably realistic for medieval illuminated beasts, which were often fabulous admixtures of fantasy and fur

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Rabbit playing bagpipes and breakdancing dog (Cambrai, MS 102)

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niziale “N”, frammento tratto dal Corale di Alessandro VI, (1492-1503 circa), British Library, Londra.


Magnificently preserved, the manuscript exhibits unique development from an originally Flemish to a later French style.

How to create an illuminated letter, step by step. Really nice instructions.

The Illuminated Sketchbook of Stephan Schriber, c.1494. Selected pages from the Spätgotisches Musterbuch des Stephan Schriber, a manuscript which appears to be some kind of sketchbook, belonging to a 15th century monk working in South-West Germany, where ideas and layouts for illuminated manuscripts were tried out and skills developed. #art #illustration #painting

The Illuminated Sketchbook of Stephan Schriber (1494)

13th-century illustration modeled on a design by Hildegard von Bingen, depicting the four seasons of a spherical Earth (courtesy State Library of Lucca)

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The entrance to Hell being locked by an Archangel. From the Winchester Psalter, England, 12th century

#Books ~ "The Book of Gold of Louisa de Medici" Illuminated by Francesco Rosselli and Gherardo di Diovanni del Fora, 1485 Italy

The Magic Faraway Tree

A woman teaching geometry, from a 14th century illustration attributed to Abelard of Bath. From Euclid’s Elements.

Great science chicks from history

Decorated initial incorporating heraldic arms, at the beginning of a Breviary. Origin:England

Medieval Illuminated Manuscripts, Astrology, The calendar shows the other festivals, movable and immovable, and also the course of the moon and other necessary observations are interpreted with following characters or signs, 1552. Astrology.

The Macclesfield Alphabet Book is an exquisitely beautiful c. 15th-century pattern book. It contains the most complete set of designs for manuscript decoration known to have survived from late-medieval Britain.

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Noah's Ark - Bedford Hours

Miniature of the personification of the Seven Liberal Arts: Astronomy, Music, Arithmetic, Geometry, Rhetoric, Logic and Grammar. Origin: central Italy, (Tuscany). In the British Library.

The mouth of hell