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The first page of the prologue, with decorated initial P and foliate border; from Ranulf Higden, Polychronicon, England, 3rd quarter of the 15th century, Harley 3877, f. 9r.

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The Prayer Book of Queen Claude of France (wife of Francis I), circa 1517. Each page is fully viewable online...

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Tyniec Sacramentarium, Ottonian illuminated manuscript written in ca. 1060-1070, probably near Cologne

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The Hours of Jeanne d'Evreux, ca. 1324–28 Jean Pucelle (French, active in Paris, ca. 1320–34) Made in Paris Grisaille and tempera on vellum 3 1/2 x 2 7/16 in. (8.9 x 6.2 cm) The Cloisters Collection, 1954 (54.1.2)

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Europe's oldest book: St Cuthbert's gospel (AD698) which survived pillaging Vikings and lay in his coffin for centuries is bought for the nation for £ 9m

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Illuminated manuscript cookies - Boing Boing

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The Martyrdom of Saint Thomas Becket (Getty Museum) Willem Vrelant Flemish, Bruges, early 1460s Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment 10 1/16 x 6 13/16 in. MS. LUDWIG IX 8, FOL. 48

The Martyrdom of Saint Thomas Becket (Getty Museum)

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Book of Hours Workshop of the Boucicaut Master French, Paris, about 1415 - 1420 Tempera colors, gold leaf, and gold paint on parchment bound between wood boards covered with white pigskin 8 1/16 x 5 13/16 in. MS. 22

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Decorated Incipit Page Unknown German, Helmarshausen, about 1120 - 1140 Tempera colors, gold leaf, and silver leaf on parchment 9 x 6 1/2 in. MS. LUDWIG II 3, FOL. 84

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The Adoration of the Magi Jean Bourdichon French/Tours/about 1480 - 1485 Tempera colors and gold on parchment 6 7/16 x 4 9/16 in. MS. 6, FOL. 59

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The Coronation of the Virgin Unknown French, France, about 1415 - 1420 Tempera colors, gold leaf, and gold paint on parchment 8 1/16 x 5 13/16 in. MS. 22, FOL. 88V

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Decorated Text Page

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Job in Prayer Follower of the Egerton Master French, Paris, about 1410 Tempera colors, gold leaf, and gold paint on parchment 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. MS. LUDWIG IX 5, FOL. 135

Job in Prayer (Getty Museum)

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Feudal Customs of Aragon Unknown illuminator; Michael Lupi de Çandiu , scribe; probably Michael Lupi de Çandiu , translator Spanish, about 1290 - 1310 Tempera colors, gold leaf, and ink on parchment bound between wood boards covered with green morocco 14 3/8 x 9 7/16 in. MS. LUDWIG XIV 6

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Jean de Vaudetar, chamberlain of king Charles V of France, presents his gift of a manuscript to the King, by Jean Bondol, 1372. For this very formal occasion, he is shown without anything over his tightly tailored top. The king wears a coif

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Opening of text, with historiated initial, white vinestem border with cherubs and portraits, coat of arms (unidentified)... (ca. 1470)

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Black Hours of Charles the Bold ~ September

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c. 1300, A Female figure, possibly a personification of astronomy showing the stars to a group of scholars from the ancient world, from Anthology of Grammatical and Scholastic Texts, Paris, France

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Leaf from an Antiphoner from the Franciscan Convent of St Klara, Cologne Object: Illuminated manuscript Place of origin: Köln (city), Germany (illuminated) Date: ca. 1350 (illuminated) ca. 1350 (written) Artist/Maker: Loppa de Speculo (Sister) (illuminator) Materials and Techniques: Water-based pigments, gold leaf and ink on parchment

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1st Sunday in Advent Object: Manuscript Place of origin: Netherlands (illuminated) Date: ca. 1330 (illuminated) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Water-based pigments, gilding and ink on parchment

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Book of Kells 800 AD

La Maison Boheme: Éire go Brách

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Leaf from a Book of Hours Object: Manuscript Place of origin: Paris, France (illuminated) Date: ca. 1440-1450 (illuminated) Artist/Maker: Dunois Master (illuminator) Materials and Techniques: Water-based pigments, gilding and ink on parchment

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The “Black Book of Hours” Bruges c.1466-1475 The “Black Book of Hours” is so called, because the parchment was dyed to a deep black color before it was written and decorated.

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From the Black Book of Hours, circa 1470, Bruges, Belguim - Morgan Museum

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