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Sunday Morning Viewing Pleasure – All Gallica All Day!

For your Sunday viewing pleasure! All Gallica all day, I hope to visit this museum within the next 5 years : -) So many beautiful manuscripts! The Breviary of Salisbury made for the Duke of Bedford https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8470142p/f466.planchecontact.r=domaine%20public Knowing how popular French Quilts are I know this manuscript will be appreciated by many! ManuscritHorae ad usum Read More

Sunday Viewing Pleasure – French Quilt

http://ica.themorgan.org/manuscript/page/41/77017 Beautiful, delicate, organic design with just enough gold to accent France 1400s. Simple pages to complex pages in this book. https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b550058850/f44.item.r=Livre%20d’heures,%20en%20latin.zoom This Flemish book is a real beauty from the workshop of Simon Bening and when the book was digitized , specific details from each page were digitized individually, making for extreme quality.Love love Read More

Sunday Morning Viewing Pleasure – French 1425 Broad leaf acanthus and sexy latin calligraphy

Due to the popularity of previous Dutch books posted, here is another pretty little book, scroll ALL the way through to find the best pages! It’s worth the effort, I promise! VAN ALPHEN HOURS at the Walters Gallery http://www.thedigitalwalters.org/Data/WaltersManuscripts/html/W782/ Italy 1470 at the Morgan Library The layout is Psalter like but the Italians put their Read More

The Stockholm Codex Aureus

The Stockholm Codex Aureus https://dutchanglosaxonist.com/2017/02/13/ransomed-from-vikings/ Read More

Gospel of Lorsch (Evangeliary of Udalrich)

Gospel of Lorsch (Evangeliary of Udalrich) https://www.wdl.org/en/item/13468/view/1/1/ Read More

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts at the Morgan

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts Book of Hours France, ca. 1390-1399 and ca. 1470 http://ica.themorgan.org/manuscript/thumbs/181741 Read More

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts at the Morgan

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts Book of Hours France, ca. 1430 http://ica.themorgan.org/manuscript/thumbs/76969   Read More

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts at the Morgan

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts Book of Hours France, ca. 1470 http://ica.themorgan.org/manuscript/thumbs/76846 Read More