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Gradual (Getty Museum)

man reading by the light of a candle lamp attached to his hat: marginal drawing getty museum, ms. ludwig VI, 2 (italian, c.

Images like these have been very popular on the internet recently, with this listicle from The Poke giving some great examples of the genre, as well as the great Sexy Codicology website, and a lot …

The truth about Bad Rabbits! (Rabbits killing men in The Smithfield Decretals, c. 1300 - Bizarre and vulgar illustrations from illuminated medieval manuscripts)


discardingimages: “ love is stronger than hate Maqamat al-Hariri (Maqāma Syria or Iraq ca.

A to Z of The Tudors

Two headless guys in the Summer volume of the Breviary of Renaud and Marguerite de Bar, Metz ca. (Verdun, Bibliothèque municipale, MS f.