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Ex-libris - Obratil Ex Libris, Vintage Mermaid, Mermaid Art, Mermaid Illustration, Illustration Art, Occult Art, Mermaids And Mermen, Mermaid Tattoos, Nautical Art

Exlibris by Arnost Hrabal from Czech Republic for K. J. Obratil - Death Mermaid - (X1) Woodcut

Wonders: the Waq-waq tree. Illustration of a tale. From a Arabic collectaneous manuscript known as Kitab al-bulhan. Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Tableaux Vivants, Iranian Art, Calligraphy Art, Islamic Calligraphy, Ancient Art, Islamic Art

4 Legendary Plant-Animal Hybrids

In the Middle Ages, travelers brought home tales from all over the globe of wondrous and fantastic plants and beasts—but many of these travelers were just relaying stories they’d heard instead of things they’d actually seen. These stories, in turn, were written about by educated men who’d never traveled. And they were illustrated by artists who only had hearsay to go by. It’s no wonder they were completely misunderstood.

  Anchor Drawings, Music Drawings, Art Drawings, Medieval Drawings, Medieval Art, Gravure Illustration, Fantasy Illustration, Art Macabre, Clip Art Vintage

Les songes drolatiques de Pantagruel (81)

Explore Asociación de Estudios Literarios y de Cultura's photos on Flickr. Asociación de Estudios Literarios y de Cultura has uploaded 661 photos to Flickr.

Abridged Version of “De arte phisicali de cirurgia”, “Fistula in ano”, Including an Obstetrical Treatise “Manuscript X 188 in the National Library of Sweden dates to around and contains two. Human Figure Drawing, Figure Drawing Reference, Anatomy Reference, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, History Medieval, Codex Gigas, Maleficarum

Sexy Codicology

Abridged Version of “De arte phisicali de cirurgia”, “Fistula in ano”, Including an Obstetrical Treatise “Manuscript X 188 in the National Library of Sweden dates to around 1425–35 and contains two...

moshita: “ An century hand-illustrated page from an Ottoman Turk dental book showing a molar infected with toothworms. As early as Babylonian times and lasting well into the eighteenth century, it was thought that a toothache was caused by. Hand Illustration, Illustrations, Medical Illustration, Medical History, Art Graphique, Book Show, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Islamic Art

Community wall photos

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Monstrorum Historia by Ulisse Aldrovandi - Kunstkabinett Demon Days, Stippling Art, Human Oddities, Historical Images, Dark Ages, Orient, Science And Nature, Natural History, Animal Drawings

Ulisse Aldrovandi, Monstrorum historia

Ulisse Aldrovandi, Monstrorum historia cum Paralipomenis historiae omnium animalium. Bartholomaeus Ambrosinus ... labore, et studio volumen composuit. Marcus Antonius Bernia in lucem edidit. Proprijs sumptibus ... cum indice copiosissimo Ulisse Aldrovandi (11 September 1522 - 4 May 1605) was an Italian naturalist, the moving force behind Bologna's botanical garden, one of the first in Europe. Carolus Linnaeus and the comte de Buffon reckoned him the father of natural history studies. He…