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Кодекс Ротундус - миниатюрный часослов 15 века.

Кодекс Ротундус - миниатюрный часослов 15 века.

CODEX ROTUNDUS. Petit livre d'heures. Bruges, 1480. Diam. 9 cm. Miniatures de l'atelier du Hollandais Willem Date, actif 1450-1482. Hildesheim Cathedral Library, Germany

The “Codex Rotundus” owes its name to its round shape. It is a small book of hours cm diameter) made in Bruges in Thumbnails are most likely from the workshop of Dutchman Willem Date illuminator (active from 1450 to (Hildesheim Cathedral Library, Germany)

The book culture from Medieval and early Modern times has produced time and time again outstanding and extraordinary manuscripts: luxury bindings, illustrations or codices generously endowed with gold and silver, written on magenta coloured parchment. Often however, greatness lies in small things and so is the case with this manuscript: it fascinates one not only with its small size, but...

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The Codex Rotundus is justly considered a beautiful example of medieval book culture, not only due to its size but mainly due to its peculiar form. Containing 266 pages written in Latin and French, the manuscript is justly considered a unique example as both its cover and pages are cut in a circular shape, about 9cm in diameter. The Codex...

The Codex Rotundus is justly considered a beautiful example of medieval book culture, not only due to its size but mainly due to its peculiar form. Containing 266 pages written in Latin and French, the manuscript is justly considered a unique example as both its cover and pages are cut in a circular shape, about 9cm in diameter. The Codex...

Codex Rotundus, Hs 728 - Dombibliothek (Hildesheim, Germany) − photo 9

Codex Rotundus, Hs 728 - Dombibliothek (Hildesheim, Germany) − photo 9

Scribe: Bartolomeo Sanvito, b. 1435, Lectionary with sequences; Epistolary (volume 1) and Evangeliary (volume 2) f. 2v (vol. 2), ca. 1520, NYPL

Scribe: Bartolomeo Sanvito, b. 1435 [Lectionary with sequences; Epistolary (volume and Evangeliary (volume , f. NYPL, Stephen A.

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Duke William of Normandy, the Conqueror, stabs King Harold of England at the Battle of Hastings as they fight on horseback. England chronicle in French of circa at British Library. Date century via Wikimedia Commons

Book ship

Book ship

Calendar page for April, with a roundel miniature of an aristocratic couple courting. The themes of fertility, birth, and rebirth are emphasised by the flowering branch being carried by the ardent young man, and by the small child following the couple -

The Huth Book of Hours (Add MS f. Roundel of a traditional theme of the month: lovers relaxing in a garden. Flemish (c. 150 x 105 mm (text space: 70 x 50 mm).

Award scroll for the Estrella War Arts&Sciences Competition in the ...

Award scroll for the Estrella War Arts&Sciences Competition in the category of Archery Equipment. Done by Diane Lynn (Angele Plaisance in the SCA) in 2005

The Kunstkammer of Joris Hoefnagel

Joris Hoefnagel Pages from Mira Calligraphiae Monumenta, Four-O’Clock, Brown Hairstreak, Herb Robert, and Chantere

SongWen Matilda Huang Elsa Mora   Danny Mansmith  Aren't these amazing??? Come check out more on my "Artist books and visual journals"  se...

SongWen Matilda Huang Elsa Mora Danny Mansmith Aren't these amazing? Come check out more on my "Artist books and visual journals" se.

Igloo made of books. Can be made of reclaimed wood.

Book Igloo - Home is a recent sculptural installation by Colombian artist Miler Lagos. The piece was constructed at MagnanMetz Gallery late last year using carefully stacked books to create a compact dome that is entirely self-supporting.

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