Letterology: Illuminating Characters - see also http://www.flickr.com/photos/uofglibrary/sets/72157623131073059/detail/?page=2
Book of Hours, MS M.227 fol. 13r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
Bizarre and vulgar illustrations from illuminated medieval manuscripts . The Flying Green Penis Monster, from Decretum Gratiani with commentary of Bartolomeo de Brescia, Italy, 1340-1345.
Anonymous, 15th century, female painter. Female Artist. Medieval. Artist Studio.
"Initial P: The Adoration of the Christ Child," Fra Vincentius a Fundis, 1567.
DOCUMENTATION FOR KISSING THE COOK - - Per the description on the British Library’s websites, these illustrations (from the Smithfield Decretals, c. 1300-1340) show “a clerk with holy water vessel [who] kisses the cook and robs the pot.”
St Mary Magdalene meeting the risen Christ in the garden Flemish Illuminated Manuscript 14th Century
Illumanu15th century (ca. 1440), Northern France - Rouen British Library Royal 16 G V: Le livre de femmes nobles et renomées (French edition of De mulieribus claris) by Giovanni Boccaccio; illumination by the Talbot Master
Carta de floral, MS M.1022 fol. 1r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum
An amazing collection of bizarre and beautiful illustrations from medieval illuminated manuscripts!
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Queen's Scribe and Illuminator Heraldic Artist Andrew Stewart Jamieson
Border in a medieval manuscript with a mermaid and merman. British Library Royal MS 10 E IV Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (t...
Medieval Illuminated Manuscript
The Battle Between the Owls and Crows Folio 167r of the Anvar-e Soheyli (Lights of Canopus) Rendered into Persian by Kashefi (d. 1504–05). Attributed to Sadeqi Beg, Qazvin, Iran
Český utrakvistický graduál DA I 6; Královská kanonie premonstrátů na Strahově, Praha; Praha; Česko
Detail from "The Rutland Psalter", medieval (c1260), British Library Add MS 62925. f 52 r
The Macclesfield Psalter - a blend of drolleries by nikeyvv.deviantart.com on @deviantART
FOUR RATS IN A BOAT (to say nothing of the cat) Pontifical of Guillaume Durand, Avignon, before 1390. Paris, Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève, ms. 143, fol. 77v
Illuminated letter H depicting The Nativity. Mainz, Germany, late 15th century
Second page with decorated initial S. Minute for Le Miroir de la Salvation humaine . Bibliothèque Royale, Brussels, Ms. 9249–50, fol. 1 verso.
A beautiful Medieval manuscript depicting the story of Noah.
H is for "Holy Cow, that might be the most beautiful initial anywhere!" http://www.e-codices.unifr.ch/en/kba/WettFm0001/17v/0/Sequence-923 …