Illuminations

Illustrations, work from illuminated manuscripts, and other graphic work. The artist in this case may be otherwise unrecognized of anonymous.
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Minyatür; Haleb, Matrakçı Nasuh

This sixteenth-century miniature painting by Nasuh Al-Matrakî depicts the city of Aleppo in Syria.

Noah’s Ark Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin, Spain or France 12th century Manchester, John Rylands University Library, Latin MS 8, fol. 15r

discardingimages: “ Noah’s Ark Beatus of Liébana, Commentaria in Apocalypsin, Spain or France century Manchester, John Rylands University Library, Latin MS fol.

6 Famous UFO Sightings From History

6 Famous UFO Sightings From History

The 1561 celestial phenomenon over Nuremberg, Germany was a mass sighting of a UFO spaceship battle!

Reisch, Gregor, -1525. Margarita philosophica, 1503. Houghton Library, Harvard University

houghtonlib: Reisch, Gregor, -1525. Margarita...

lindahall: “ Gregor Reisch – Scientist of the Day Gregor Reisch, a Carthusian monk, died May at the age of about (read more…) ”

discardingimages: “ punishment of the envious Compost et calendrier des bergers, [Paris: Guy Marchant, 1493] Angers, Bibliothèque municipale, SA 3390, fol. 34r ”

discardingimages: “ punishment of the envious Compost et calendrier des bergers, [Paris: Guy Marchant, Angers, Bibliothèque municipale, SA fol.

Apollo and Python  Ovide Moralisé in prose, Bruges CA. 1470-1480 (BNF, French 137, fol. 8 R)  https://www.instagram.com/discardingimages/

Ovide moralisé en prose, Bruges ca.

"lost among the words"   Rabanus Maurus, De laudibus sanctae crucis (part of the ‘Mettener Armenbibel’), Metten Abbey 1414-1415  München, BSB, Clm 8201, fol. 68v

FCBTC / lost among the words Rabanus Maurus, De laudibus sanctae crucis (part of the ‘Mettener Armenbibel’), Metten Abbey München, BSB, Clm fol.

our winds  Konrad Kyeser, Bellifortis, Germany 15th century  Besançon, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 1360, fol. 4v

four winds Четыре ветра Konrad Kyeser, Bellifortis, Germany century (Besançon, Bibliothèque municipale, ms.

Gustave Doré 1892 - Alighieri, Dante

Gustave Doré The Empyrean (highest heaven), from the illustrations to The Divine Comedy by Gustave Doré. Title: Doré’s White Rose - Illustration to Dante’s Divine Comedy, Paradiso by Gustave Doré.

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