What the Heck Is Going on in This Medieval Manuscript Illustration? - Neatorama

What the Heck Is Going on in This Medieval Manuscript Illustration? - Neatorama

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A page from the Arabic version of Kalila wa dimna, dated 1210 CE, illustrating the King of the Crows conferring with his political advisors.

A page from the Arabic version of Kalila wa dimna, dated 1210 CE, illustrating the King of the Crows conferring with his political advisors.

Alexander attacking a city, by the Talbot Master. Historia de proelis in French (History of Alexander), in The Talbot Shrewsbury Book (Poems & Romances), c. 1444-45, northern French (Rouen). British Library: Royal 15 E VI fol. 13

Alexander attacking a city, by the Talbot Master. Historia de proelis in French (History of Alexander), in The Talbot Shrewsbury Book (Poems & Romances), c. 1444-45, northern French (Rouen). British Library: Royal 15 E VI fol. 13

Illuminated Manuscript, Book of Hours, St. George, Walters Manuscript W.168, fol. 217v detail    This fine illuminated Book of Hours was produced in two stages in the second and third quarters of the fifteenth century.

Illuminated Manuscript, Book of Hours, St. George, Walters Manuscript W.168, fol. 217v detail This fine illuminated Book of Hours was produced in two stages in the second and third quarters of the fifteenth century.

How One Man's Desire to Flaunt His Wealth Became a Book of Psalms It provides a searing glimpse of the toils of medieval laborers. by Urvija Banerji May 24, 2016   http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/how-one-mans-desire-to-flaunt-his-wealth-became-a-book-of-psalms?utm_source=facebook.com

How One Man's Desire to Flaunt His Wealth Became a Book of Psalms

How One Man's Desire to Flaunt His Wealth Became a Book of Psalms It provides a searing glimpse of the toils of medieval laborers. by Urvija Banerji May 24, 2016 http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/how-one-mans-desire-to-flaunt-his-wealth-became-a-book-of-psalms?utm_source=facebook.com

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