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I don't know anything about medieval art. I just like it a lot

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Madonna of Ears, Salzburg, ca anonymous. 'Madonna of Ears' is a type of depiction of Mary in a dress decorated with golden wheat ears "as the fertile soil and untilled field of God called to bear fruit, a symbol for her virginal motherhood . Medieval Fashion, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Madonna, Medieval Paintings, Illustration Art, Illustrations, Historical Costume, Religious Art

Madonna of Ears/Maria im Ährenkleid by an unknown artist, Salzburg, ca.1490 | Madonna of Ears (ca. 1450, Tyrol) is a type of depiction of Mary in a dress decorated with golden wheat ears "as the fertile soil and untilled field of God called to bear fruit, a symbol for her virginal motherhood. Another socio-cultural source for this rare iconographical motif may be found in Demeter whose attribute was the blade of wheat, symbol of fertility." Text by Sister M. Danielle Peters)

Manticore from a medieval Bestiary in Latin language. London, British Library, Royal MS 12 F XIII Rochester Bestiary from about 1230 Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Eslava, Manticore, Illustrations Vintage, 17th Century Art

Manticore from a medieval Bestiary

Manticore from a medieval Bestiary in Latin language. London, British Library, Royal MS 12 F XIII fol-24v Rochester Bestiary from about 1230

Letter B - from Troyes - ? Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Ancient Scripts, Miniature, Types Of Lettering, Calligraphy Letters

Letter B from Troyes library

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Alphabet based on human forms - MS. Ashmole 1504 (c) - The Bodleian Library Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, British Library, Design Fonte, Book Of Hours, Letter Art

Alphabet. English c,1520-30. "Tudor Pattern Book". bodl_Ashmole1504

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Manticore from a medieval manuscript. (Illuminated manuscript close up). Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Dragons, Illustrations Vintage, Manticore, Ancient Persian

Manticore from a medieval manuscript

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these illuminated manuscripts from medieval times were most likely created by monks as an encyclopedia of herbs and animals the drawings are fantastical and beyond beautiful, but my favorite part h… Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Botanical Drawings, Botanical Prints, Vintage Prints, Historia Natural, A Discovery Of Witches, Mystique

MRM Bodl. lib. #3 MS.ashmole 1504. Tudor times

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A ship landing on a whale mistaken for an island in an early century bestiary, London, Appears in: Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps by Chet Van Duzer, 2013 Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Illustrations Vintage, Illustration Art, Renaissance, St Brendan, Art Et Architecture

Image of an item from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts

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Heh, I did a scroll with this image before. The Hunterian Psalter. Sp Coll MS Hunter folio historiated initial I depicting a crusader (psalm Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Arte Latina, High Middle Ages, Illumination Art

A conical nasal helmet, possibly of a 'phrygian cap' style. The Hunterian Psalter, c.1170, England.

« Chroniques sire JEHAN FROISSART ». Français 2646 Auteur : Froissart, Jean (1337?-1410?). Auteur du texte Date d'édition : 1401-1500 Type : manuscrit Langue : Français Droits : domaine public Identifiant : ark:/12148/btv1b8438607b Medieval World, Medieval Art, Medieval Fantasy, Dark Fantasy, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Alan Lee, Wayne Thiebaud, Renaissance

« Chroniques sire JEHAN FROISSART ». Français 2646

« Chroniques sire JEHAN FROISSART ». Français 2646 -- 1401-1500 -- manuscrits

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