Morgan Library, USA Constructed in this amazing New York landmark was originally built as the personal library and museum space for financier Pierpont Morgan’s impressive collection of rare books, manuscripts, drawings, artifacts and prints.
Next time I'm in NYC this is a definite stop! The Pierpont Morgan Library in NYC is one of the grandest libraries in the United States. It was designed by Charles McKim and built in 1906 to house the private library of financier J.
"Descent of the Holy Spirit" Black Hours, Bruges, c. The anonymous painter of the Black Hours is an artist whose style depended mainly upon that of Willem Vrelant, one of the dominant illuminators working in Bruges from the late until his death in
This image belongs to the fol. 14v, titulated The Black Hours. We can see in this manuscript the use of gold to enhance the figures. The copyright belongs to Morgan Library & Museum
Book of Hours, MS G.14 fol. 16v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum