Medieval Manuscript

Collection by Hannah Vahle

Woman doing archery: Taymouth Hours Gown - early century English Medieval Archer, Medieval Life, Medieval Fashion, Medieval Clothing, Medieval Art, Steampunk Clothing, Steampunk Fashion, Medieval Costume, Medieval Dress

Taymouth Hours Gown

I'm full of plans for a new gown, based on a series of illuminations in the Taymouth Hours, a manuscript from early 14th century England. The illuminations that caught my eye feature a series of noblewomen hunting with everything from dogs to nets to bows to hawks. In the main manuscript, these illuminations start around page 68. In these four close ups, you can see the gist of the style. There's a long, tight sleeved gown, with a shorter, split sided, tippeted (if it's not a word, it should…

suicide of Saul Bible, England century Angers, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. Medieval Drawings, Medieval Paintings, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Dessin Old School, Knight Tattoo, Art Roman, Medieval Party, Armadura Medieval


suicide of Saul Bible, England 13th century Angers, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 9, fol. 62r

Book of Revelation, Germany (?Erfurt), c Add MS 15243 f. Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Letter Art, Initial Letters, Book Of Kells, Beautiful Calligraphy

Das Ende der Welt: An Overlooked German Apocalypse

‘Bad work’: that is how M.R. James described an unusual German Apocalypse at the British Library, in his 1927 Schweich Lectures on The Apocalypse in Art. The full-page illustrations in Add MS 15243 – which was published on Digitised Manuscripts at the end of 2014 – may lack some of...

Illustration of medieval soldiers Medieval Books, Medieval World, Medieval Knight, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Medieval Fantasy, Illuminated Manuscript, Norman Knight, Medieval Paintings

panel 4, Folio 20 verso - The Morgan Crusader Bible of Louis IX or Maciejowski Bible or The Bible of Shah Abbas

Destined for Defeat: Later, the corrupt sons of Eli, leading a procession of men who bear the Ark, accompany the Israelite army into battle against the Philistines. The last member of the cavalry looks over his shoulder toward the Ark; his worried expression foretokens the destruction that awaits the army. (1 Kings 4:1–4)

Codex Manesse, Von Scharpfenberg, Fol c. Medieval Times, Medieval Art, History Medieval, Medieval Books, Ancient History, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Uni Heidelberg, Heidelberg University

Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg, Cod. Pal. germ. 848 Große Heidelberger Liederhandschrift (Codex Manesse) (Zürich, ca. 1300 bis ca. 1340)

: Große Heidelberger Liederhandschrift (Codex Manesse); Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg (

Here’s a charming little woodcut of a rather odd critter from renaissance books of natural history. The mimick or Getulian-dog ( . Memento Mori, Supernatural, Mysterious Universe, Legends And Myths, Medieval Manuscript, Cryptozoology, Historical Images, Dark Ages, Gravure

Topsell's The History of Four-footed Beasts and Serpents Woodcuts: Mimick or Getulian-Dog

Detail from medieval manuscript, British Library Stowe MS 17 'The Maastricht Hours', Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Shields, Medieval Party, Medieval Paintings, Sword Fight, Fence Art, Book Of Hours, Anglo Saxon

Detail from medieval manuscript, British Library Stowe MS 17 'The Maastricht Hours', f224v

MS M. Louis Bible Date Paris, France, ca. Medieval Clothing Men, Medieval Fashion, Historical Clothing, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Old Clothes, 14th Century, Date, Fashion History

MS M.638, fol. 37v

David Feasts with Michal and Abner, Abner's Pledge to David, Joab Slays Abner, David Informed of Joab's Crime, Old Testament Miniatures, France, Paris, 1240s, MS M.638 (fol. 37v)

Medieval 'codex' - images in the Codex Manesse c Heidelberg University archives. Medieval Horse, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Books, Medieval Knight, Renaissance, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Magna Carta

Medieval Tournament 043012

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