|| Medieval Peacock and Ostrich

"The Aesop for Children" illustrated by Milo Winter by docarelle, via Flickr

Hieronymus Bosch, The Garden of Earthly Delights, between 1490 and 1510 (Prado, Madrid). Detail: giraffe.

Le livre de la chasse fait et compilé par Gaston, qui jadiz fu conte de Fois, seigneur de Bearn Cote : Ms 3717 Date : Milieu du XVe siècle Langue : français

bear vs unicorn

Lyse Anthony

Italy Sketchbook: No name given on flickr

Week 2 - Illumination - Medieval illustration...try this as the beginning word of a favorite Scripture

Cracked open a new Moleskine... Inside front cover illustration complete. by rebeccaStahr, via Flickr

Lyse Anthony USED TO SEE THESE ON THE WAY TO CNU

Peacock

"Living in the Green Wood" - oil by ©Ivan Alifan (WindFineArtGallery)

from Tudor Pattern Book Bodely MS Ashmole 1504

Petrus Lombardus (1095?-1160?). Auteur du texte Date d'édition : 1175-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b85410066 Source : Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 14266 Provenance : bnf.fr

Medieval Manuscript Images, Pierpont Morgan Library, Von dem Gang des Himels und Sternen. MS M.384 fol. 16v

A griffin and a greyhound portrayed in a Tudor pattern book, c.1520. (The Bodlean Library via The Retronaut)

Medieval cat grooming itself (@MorganLibrary, MS M. 1004, 15th c.)

Andō Hiroshige

peacock