Monday, June 20, 2016

Summer - Harvesting the Grain - Illuminated Manuscripts



Book of Hours Belgium, Bruges, ca. 1520 MS M.307 fol. 2v Morgan Library 



Men scythe and rake hay. Calendar-June. French c. 1470-80.



Book of Hours Belgium, Bruges, ca. 1520 MS M.307 fol. 4v Morgan Library



 Book of Hours, France, Loire, ca. 1475, MS G.1 I fol. 6r b



 Book of Hours, France, Loire, ca. 1475, MS G.1 I fol. 7r



Book of Hours, France, Rouen or Orléans, last quarter of 15th century MS G.4 fol. 7r



Book of Hours, France, Rouen or Orléans, last quarter of 15th century MS G.4 fol. 8r



Book of Hours, France, Rouen or Orléans, last quarter of 15th century MS G.4 fol. 9r



Labors of the Months, The Tres Riches Heures du Duc Berry (Book of Hours) ca, 1412-1416 - background is Château de Saumur. Detail Havesting the Grain



Laborers harvesting grain and resting in the fields, from the Golf Book (Book of Hours, Use of Rome), workshop of Simon Bening (1483-1561) Netherlands (Bruges), c. 1540, Additional MS 24098,


 Grimani Breviary (1490-1510) June



Nobleman going hawking, with haymakers behind him, from the Golf Book (Book of Hours, Use of Rome), workshop of Simon Bening (1483-1561)  Netherlands (Bruges), c. 1540, Additional MS 24098, f. 24v



Scene of a haycart, from the Golf Book (Book of Hours, Use of Rome), workshop of Simon Bening (1483-1561)  Netherlands (Bruges), c. 1540, Additional MS 24098, f. 25r


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