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capital letter B in medieval illuminated manuscript (book) Arundel MS written by a scribe named Eadui Basan at Christ Church, Canterbury, probably between 1012 and 1023 . contains the 150 psalms and other texts used by medieval Benedictine monks, UK Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Book Of Kells, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Word Drawings, Illustration Art Nouveau
Medieval ManuscriptRenaissance ArtWord Drawings

Handwritten manuscript of Alice Underground, illustrated by Lewis Carroll. Carrol made this for Alice Liddell. Lewis Carroll, Alice Liddell, Inspiration Artistique, John Tenniel, Adventures In Wonderland, Through The Looking Glass, British Library, Children's Book Illustration, Conte
Inspiration ArtistiqueAdventures In Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

14 Dogs Of Medieval Art That Understand What It's Like To Be A Millennial Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Maleficarum, Rabbit Art, Bunny Art, Book Of Hours, Medieval Manuscript
Medieval LifeBook Of HoursMedieval Manuscript

The Gorleston Psalter. 1310-132 (British Library)

“A rather alarmed medieval duck going QUECK! A contribution for (British Library, Add. Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Book Of Hours, Historical Art, Doodles, British Library
Medieval LifeMedieval ManuscriptBook Of Hours

Demonagerie: Photo

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Beautiful rabbit from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Renaissance, Pretty Writing, Beautiful Rabbit, Rabbit Illustration, Illumination Art
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Image of an item from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts

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Sardanapalus spinning with women, Les Fais et les Dis des Romains et de autres gens (British Library Harley fol. (Sardanapalus is the fake woman on the far left) British Library, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Renaissance, 15th Century Clothing, Statues, Medieval World, Tablet Weaving, Textile Texture
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BENING, Simon Flemish illuminator (b. Bruges) Genealogy of the Infante Dom Fernando of Portugal Manuscript (Additional Ms. 559 x 394 mm British Library, London Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Glass Bead Game, Portugal, Book Of Hours, Prayer Book, British Library, Antique Books
Medieval ManuscriptGlass Bead GameBook Of Hours

Genealogy of the Infante Dom Fernando of Portugal 1530-34 Manuscript (Additional Ms. 12531), 559 x 394 mm British Library, London

medieval: “ Miniature of a swordfish, in the Bestiary portion of Brunetto Latini’s Le Livre du Trésor. Yates-Thompson f. Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Dragons, Statues, Old Best Friends, Illumination Art, Fish Drawings

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sawfish Brunetto Latini, Li Livres dou Tresor, France ca. 1315-1325. British Library, Yates Thompson 19, fol. 48r

Illustration to the Bible of Clement VII Add. Middle Age Fashion, Tower Of Babel, English Literature, Red Led, British Library, British History, Illuminated Manuscript, Middle Ages, London England
Tower Of BabelMiddle AgesLondon England

72 Views of the Tower of Babel

Image Description Illustration to the Cædmon Manuscript (parts of Genesis , Exodus and Daniel in Old English verse) M...

Divina Commedia, Dante Alighieri - Historiated initial 'N' of Dante and Virgil in a dark wood, with four half-length figures representing Justice, Power, Peace and Temperance - initials illuminated by Priamo della Quercia between 1442 and 1450 Dante Alighieri, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Dantes Inferno, Library Catalog, Medieval Art, Medieval Clothing, British Library, British History
Medieval Clothing

7 APRILE 1300: DANTE SI È PERSO – Folia Magazine

Your virtual eye on illuminated manuscripts, rare books, and the stories behind them. By Franco Cosimo Panini Editore.

Glossary for the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts. Handy resource for finding out what the terms are for different parts of an illuminated manuscript Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Carolingian, Illumination Art, Beautiful Calligraphy, Diy Letters, Book Of Hours
Medieval ManuscriptCarolingianIllumination ArtDiy LettersBook Of Hours

Harley MS 2442, f. 51v - British Library

Image from the glossary. This glossary has been reproduced (with some revisions) from Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts: A Guide to Technical Terms British Library, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Elizabethan Era, Illumination Art, Library Catalog, Celtic Symbols, Printable Planner, Printables
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British Library - Harley MS 1526, f. 6v

A study of french decorative bookbinding in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, Pierre-Paul Dubuisson (fl - Decorative Tool catalogue British Library, Book Cover Art, Book Art, Book Covers, Old Books, Vintage Books, Rome, Pierre Paul, Heart And Mind

Dubuisson - tooled and painted bindings

A study of french decorative bookbinding in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, Pierre-Paul Dubuisson (fl 1746-1762) - Decorative Tool catalogue

Image of an item from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Life, Library Catalog, Prayer Book, Historical Art, British Library, 14th Century, Bibliophile
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The Three Living and the Three Dead. Book of Hours, known as the ‘London Rothschild Hours' ('Hours of Joanna I of Castile'),Ghent ca. British Library, Add MS f. Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Books, Joanna Of Castile, Renaissance, Alchemy Art, Romantic Images, Danse Macabre
Medieval ManuscriptJoanna Of Castile

'London Rothschild Hours' ('Hours of Joanna I of Castile'), Ghent ca. 1500 (British Library, Add 35313, fol. 158v)

Man jousting with snail. Weird thing with the snails. (The Rutland Psalter, England ca. Medieval World, Medieval Knight, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Statues, Doodles, Fable
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Snailfight 'The Rutland Psalter', England ca. 1260 (British Library, Add 62925, fol. 48r)