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Mermaid, immortalized in this French book of illuminations. They have been around forever! Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Art And Illustration, Mermaids And Mermen, Book Of Hours, British Library, Merfolk

Mermaid. detail. France 13-14th cent. Royal 10E BL

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Book of Kells is the most remarkable artifact in Celtic art which produced around 800 AD. It contains lavish, colorful lettering, decorations, ornamental borders, illuminations and illustrations. Book Of Kells, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Art Et Architecture, Renaissance Kunst, Book Of Hours, Celtic Art

Plethora

This individual illuminated manuscript initial (spliced together from screencaps) exists as a fragment and was probably produced in Italy...

Book of Hours, Cat beating cymbal, from a marginal cycle of images of the funeral of Renard the Fox, Walters Manuscript fol. detail by Walters Art Museum Illuminated Manuscripts. Medieval Music, Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Classic Poems, Animal Gato, Art Roman

Book of Hours, Cat beating cymbal, from a marginal cycle of images of the funeral of Renard the Fox, Walters Manuscript W.102, fol. 78v detail

This is a finely illuminated and iconographically rich Book of Hours, made in England at the end of the thirteenth century. The manuscript is incomplete and misbound. Its main artist can also be found at work in a Bible, Oxford, Bodleian Library Ms. Auct. D.3.2, and a Psalter, Cambridge, Trinity College Cambridge Ms. O.4.16. The manuscript contains a number of unusual texts including the Hours of Jesus Crucified, and the Office of St. Catherine. The patron of the manuscript is not clear: a…

Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval (Illuminated manuscript close up). Medieval Games, Medieval Music, Medieval World, Medieval Art, Ancient Music, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Renaissance Music, Medieval Tapestry

Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval manuscript,1325-1340), f164v

Cat churning butter - from "Rothschild Canticles", Flanders, century - Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS fol. Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Drawings, Animal Gato, Lots Of Cats

from "Rothschild Canticles", Flanders, 14th century - Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS 404, fol. 156v, 137v, 148, 130

Attributed to Nivardus of Milan Ottonian, Fleury, France, about 1000 - 1025 Medieval World, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Ottonian, Book Letters, Book Of Kells, Beautiful Calligraphy, Getty Museum

Sacramentary (Getty Museum)

Sacramentary; Unknown; Beauvais (probably), France; first quarter of 11th century; Tempera colors, gold, silver, and ink on parchment bound between pasteboard covered with greenish-brown morocco; Leaf: 23.2 × 17.9 cm (9 1/8 × 7 1/16 in.); Ms. Ludwig V 1 (83.MF.76); The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ms. Ludwig V 1; Rights Statement: No Copyright - United States

Medieval drawings of cats that have something odd going on. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Drawings, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Cat Club, Ugly Cat, Old Best Friends, Medieval Paintings

Bishop Cat Fables, Germany 15th century (LA, The J. Paul Getty Museum, Ms. Ludwig XV 1, fol. 48r)

Musician with parti-colored dagged tunic entertains medieval ladies. century France, Paris, The Morgan Bible AKA Maciejowski Bible, Pierpoint Morgan Library Consider for Egg Tempra Medieval Music, Medieval Life, Medieval Fashion, Medieval Clothing, Medieval Art, Historical Clothing, Medieval Wedding, Historical Art, Gothic Fashion

Maciejowski Bible

Musician with parti-colored dagged tunic entertains medieval ladies. 13th century (ca.1250) France, Paris, The Morgan Bible AKA Maciejowski Bible, Pierpoint Morgan Library

Cats doing cat things: sleep, play with mice, and take an unhealthy interest in caged birds from a medieval bestiary - Bizarre and vulgar illustrations from illuminated medieval manuscripts Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Voynich Manuscript, Medieval Paintings, Three Cats, Book Of Hours

Where the Wild Things Are: The Medieval Bestiary

By Jenneka Janzen While a bit denser than Maurice Sendak’s modern bed-time story, medieval bestiaries were, and still are, crowd-pleasers. A bestiary is a collection of short descriptions about a w…

- OPUS INCERTUM -: 4.SOBRETODO H. 1280-1285. Cantigas de Santa María de Alfonso X el Sabio, Biblioteca de San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid (detalle) Medieval Music, Medieval Life, Medieval Fashion, Medieval Dress, Medieval Art, Santa Maria, Spanish Dress, Cold Weather Outfits, Anglo Saxon

Indumentaria y costumbres en la España

CAPA AGUADERA: Prenda del siglo XVI y XVII de viajeros para protegerse de la lluvia y del frío. Era de fieltro y se confeccionaba con dos piezas semicirculares independientes, una más pequeña que la otra. La pequeña formaba un faldón. Dicho faldón podía no llevarse. Iba con una capilla para cubrir la cabeza y con dos pequeñas piezas que tapaba la boca. Se cerraba con corchetes y podía llevar guarniciones. 1577. Diversarum gentium armadura equestris, A. de Bruyn Colonia (imagen obtenida aquí)…

Book of Hours, MS fol. - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Drawings, Keith Haring Art, Statues, Morgan Library

Book of Hours, MS M.919 fol. 34v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

Book of Hours, France, Paris, ca. 1418