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Man, Lion, Bull and Eagle  с. 800  From the Book of Kells  Illuminated manuscript  Trinity College, Dublin

Book of Kells Man, Lion, Bull and Eagle с. 800 From the Book of Kells Illuminated manuscript Trinity College, Dublin

Illuminated Creation of the World from Biblia latina, Venise, printed by Nicolas Jenson, 1476

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twelfth-century scholar Giraldus Cambrensis: "Fine craftsmanship is all about you, but you might not notice it. Look more keenly at it and you will penetrate to the very shrine of art. You will make out intricacies, so delicate and subtle, so exact and compact, so full of knots and links, with colors so fresh and vivid that you might say that all this was the work of an angel and not of a man."

The Chi-Ro page (folio pictured here is the most intricately detailed and hence one of the most famous pages in the entire manuscript.

I trionfi. Petrarca, Francesco 1304-1374 — Manuscrito — 1401-1500?

I trionfi. Petrarca, Francesco 1304-1374 — Manuscrito — 1401-1500?

Libro de horas de Leonor de la Vega. Manuscrito — 1401-1500?

Libro de horas de Leonor de la Vega. Manuscrito — 1401-1500?

Lindisfarne Gospels-St Luke's Initial Page - spiral details | Flickr: Intercambio de fotos

Lindisfarne Gospels-St Luke& Initial Page - spiral details .

From a Medieval Bestiary

Medieval bestiary from illuminated manuscript

Livre de Kells - détail du folio 114r

Livre de Kells - détail du folio 114r

Montsaint michel - Recherche Google

Montsaint michel - Recherche Google

The Codex and Illuminated Manuscript

Illuminated Manuscripts art lesson-- focus on line and calligraphy

S. Jérôme, sur les psaumes. Ms. fait en 1488 pour Mathias Corvin, enluminé par Attavante. Date d'édition : 1488 Type : manuscrit Langue :	 Latin Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b6000030t

S. Jérôme, sur les psaumes. Ms. fait en 1488 pour Mathias Corvin, enluminé par Attavante. Date d'édition : 1488 Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b6000030t

One of a selection of illuminated Breviary pages from various unknown miniaturists working in and around Paris, Bruges and Gent in the middle of the 15th century.

One of a selection of illuminated Breviary pages from various unknown miniaturists working in and around Paris, Bruges and Gent in the middle of the century.

Salomon Trismosin, Splendor Solis, “Le Soleil noir” (“The Black Sun”) 1582

stefanie-bean: Salomon Trismosin, Splendor Solis, “Le Soleil noir” (“The Black Sun”)

La Vierge et l'Enfant devant lesquels est agenouillée Marguerite d'Orléans, femme de Richard, comte d'Etampes, pour qui le manuscrit a été exécuté. (f°25r) -- Horae ad usum romanum («Heures de Marguerite d'Orléans»), entre 1426 et 1438 [BNF Ms Latin 1156B]

La Vierge et l'Enfant devant lesquels est agenouillée Marguerite d'Orléans, femme de Richard, comte d'Etampes, pour qui le manuscrit a été exécuté. (f°25r) -- Horae ad usum romanum («Heures de Marguerite d'Orléans»), entre 1426 et 1438 [BNF Ms Latin 1156B]

Illuminated manuscript, Book of Hours in Dutch, Two souls kneel in prayer in purgatory, Walters Manuscript W.188, fol. 175r , originally upl...

Illuminated manuscript, Book of Hours in Dutch, Two souls kneel in prayer in purgatory, Walters Manuscript W.188, fol. 175r , originally upl...

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