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Detail of a miniature of a rabbit with a trumpet, from the border of a folio. England, S. (London?); from a manuscript in the British Library.

Maastricht book of hours. Stowe 17, 14th c., fol. 124r. British Library

from 'The Book of the Queen' by Christine de Pizan (French, 1410-1414) British Library Harley 4431 f. 150

Macclesfield Psalter - Produced around 1330, it is the missing link between the finest East Anglian manuscripts of the period 1300-1330, the Gorleston Psalter (London, British Library, Add. MS 49622) and the Douai Psalter, (Douai, Bibliothèque municipale, MS 171). Gorleston Psalter - textual and visual models, Douai Psalter - art of the Macclesfield Psalter illuminator . another example of this artist’s work, a copy of Bede’s Ecclesiastical History at the Wren Library, Trinity College.

Miniature of a whale and a sailing boat, from a Bestiary, with extracts from Giraldus Cambrensis, England (Salisbury?). Second quarter of the 13th century, British Library, Harley MS 4751, f. 69

http://www.bl.uk/catalogues/illuminatedmanuscripts/ILLUMIN.ASP?Size=mid&IllID=51430 Royal 20 A II f. 4 King Arthur

A fifteenth-century French songbook in the shape of a heart-shaped illuminated manuscript; the heart represents love/devotion. (MIT Libraries). The songbook is beautiful, as is the music (which is available on a marvelous CD set http://www.amazon.com/Le-Ch...)