Bastard Secretary

Bastard Secretary

1.° Fragmentum vitae Henrici VIII. Angliae Regis, ab anno vigesimo ejus imperii, ad obitum Catharinae, Henrici uxoris. — 2.° Epistola de dissidiis …

Fanciful hats

Fanciful hats

Heures. Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 9473, fol. 76v.

Historiated Hell

Historiated Hell

There are other historiated scenes of Hell in this manuscript, but these are my favorites. Heures. Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, …

Island life

Island life

Heures. Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 9473, fol. 190r.

Madonna with the pearl robe

Madonna with the pearl robe

Heures. Source: gallica.bnf.frBibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 9473, fol. 196r.

Burning bush

Burning bush

Psalterium Cantuariense [Psautier de Canterbury] Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 8846, fol. 144v.

Unto the ends of the Earth

Unto the ends of the Earth

Psalm 18:2-3 Psalterium Cantuariense [Psautier de Canterbury] Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 8846, fol. 32r.

In circuitu impii ambulant

In circuitu impii ambulant

Psalm 11:9 Psalterium Cantuariense [Psautier de Canterbury] Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 8846, fol. 20r.

Beatus vir: The wind

Beatus vir: The wind

Psalm 1:4 Not so the wicked, not so: but like the dust, which the wind driveth from the face of the earth. …

Foxes have holes and birds have nests

Foxes have holes and birds have nests

Psalterium Cantuariense [Psautier de Canterbury] Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 8846, fol. 3v.

Fleuron

Fleuron

Psalterium Cantuariense [Psautier de Canterbury] Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 8846, fol. 4r.

Descender deception

Descender deception

I see what you did there. « Le Champion des Dames, » par « MARTIN LE FRANC, prevost de l’église de Lausane. …

Sainte Geneviève

Sainte Geneviève

Heures. Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 9473, fol. 13v.

Kalends Aprilis

Kalends Aprilis

Heures. Source: gallica.bnf.fr Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 9473, fol. 6r.