Medieval illuminations and marginalia

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“Deer costume, book of hours, Flanders century (Baltimore, The Walters Art Museum, f. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Deer Costume, Medieval Paintings, Book Of Hours, Guache

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Book of Hours, Marginalia, Walters Manuscript W.88, fol. 115v detail by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts http://flic.kr/p/spSbJC

Medieval illumination of Isis gathering Osiris’ body parts. Boccaccio, Des cas des nobles hommes et femmes. Renaissance Memes, Medieval Memes, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Drawings, Medieval Paintings, Old Paintings, Classical Art Memes

Demonagerie: Photo

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detail--Book of Kells miniature - Ireland's greatest treasure created about 800 CE - calligraphy illumination medieval monks Book Of Kells, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Illumination Art, Book Of Hours, Celtic Art, Celtic Designs

detail--Book of Kells miniature - Ireland's greatest treasure created about 800 CE - calligraphy illumination medieval monks

medieval-women: “Bawdy illustrations from Jeanne de Montbaston These amusing bas-de-page images come from a century manuscript of the ‘Roman de la Rose’. Image A nun harvests disembodied. Classical Art Memes, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Books, Renaissance Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Reactions, Memes Arte

20 Bizarre Examples Of Medieval Marginalia

Yo, medieval scribes: no one's going to read the text you so painstakingly lettered if you continue to draw weird and dirty pictures in the margins. Well, I guess you're all dead, so we can't fix this now, can we?

The Hours of Catherine of Cleves is an ornately illuminated manuscript in the Gothic art style, produced in about 1440 by the anonymous Dutch artist known as the Master of Catherine of Cleves. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Android Jones, Art Macabre, Medieval Paintings, Arte Obscura, Book Of Hours

Hellmouth

In medieval art, hell was frequently portrayed as the flaming gullet of a terrible monster. This image of the literal mouth of hell never exactly appears as such in the bible and it has been specu…

Demons have existed in myths and legends since ancient times.In the hierarchy of evil, as laid out in grimoires and occult texts, each demon has a name and a precise function. In medieval times Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Times, Ancient Demons, Medieval Paintings, Arte Obscura, Danse Macabre, Arte Horror

Bodleian Library, (Demonios morder y arañar a los Condenados). Libro Vine nuestro Señor. Francia, (1450-1470)

An angry chef with a big knife, from The Luttrell Psalter, - Bizarre and vulgar illustrations from illuminated medieval manuscripts Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Statues, Isabella Of Castile, Renaissance, Image Cat, Dark Ages

Muckley 1386 Cooks and Cooking

historical antiquities and artifacts such as spurs, buckles, buttons an more. Also reproductions of Medieval and Viking jewelry and costume accessories. Plus a line of how-to books on armouring, shoemaking metalwork etc...

The cozy holy family Daily life in the century (in Europe) can be seen in this scene of the holy family from the Hours of Katherina van Kleef (Catherine of Cleves, c. band loom, baby walker lots of interesting details. Medieval Games, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Drawings, Card Weaving, Tablet Weaving, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Furniture

+ St. Joseph, husband of the Blessed Virgin, March 19,2014 + semen eius in sempiternum erit. | pic: Holy Family at Work, MS M.917, pp. 146–149, 192 x 130 mm, Hours of Catherine of Cleves, in Latin, Illuminated by the Master of Catherine of Cleves, The Netherlands, Utrecht, ca. 1440, The Morgan Library and Museum

Panel 1 of Cantiga 408 of the Cantigas de Santa Maria of Alfonso X A squire, a man of noble birth, was badly wounded by an arrow while fighting in Lombardy Medieval Crossbow, Medieval Armor, Medieval Fantasy, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Eslava, Knight Tattoo, High Middle Ages, Armadura Medieval

Florencia Ms Banco Rari 20 Les Cantiques de Sainte Marie

Soldaten mit Armbrüsten, Escorial MS T.I.1 Les Cantiques de Sainte Marie, fol. 408, 1284, Spanien.

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