Thursday, January 16, 2014

Illuminated Manuscripts - Creatures


A wolf trying to sneak up on sheep from a bestiary, England, c. 1200-c. 1210, Royal MS 12 C. xix, f. 19r


Illuminated Manuscripts - Creatures


Half rabbit, half fish - Thomas of Cantimpré, Liber de natura rerum, France ca. 1290 (Valenciennes, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 320, fol. 127v)


Illuminated Manuscripts - Creatures


A happy creature - Thomas of Cantimpré, Liber de natura rerum, France ca. 1290 (Valenciennes, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 320, fol. 56v)