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NON TI SCORDAR DI ME

Illumination from the “Breviary of Isabella of Castile”, ms. Add MS 18851, f. 12r, ca. 1497, British Library, London. Miniatura tratta dal “Breviario di Isabella di Castiglia”, ms. Add MS 18851, c. 12 r, 1497 circa, British Library, Londra.

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P IS FOR PINK

Illuminated initial, a capital P, from the “Breviary of Isabella of Castile”, ms. Add MS 18851, f. 51r, ca. 1497, British Library, London. Iniziale miniata, lettera P maiuscola, tratta dal “Breviario di Isabella di Castiglia”, ms. Add MS 18851, c. 51r, ca. 1497, British Library, […]

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SPECCHIO, SPECCHIO

Illumination from the “Breviary of Isabella of Castile”, ms. Add MS 18851, f. 270r, ca. 1497, British Library, London.     Miniatura tratta dal “Breviario di Isabella di Castiglia”, ms. Add MS 18851, c. 270r, 1497 circa, British Library, Londra.

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DAL VETERINARIO

Illumination from a Roman Missal, ms. Latin 16827, f. 52v, 1492, Département des manuscrits, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris.     Miniatura tratta da un Messale Romano, ms. Latin 16827, c. 52v, 1492, Département des manuscrits, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Parigi.

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RAMI IN FIORE

Illumination from the manuscript “La Fleur des histoires de Jean Mansel”, ms. Ms-5087 réserve, f. 204r, 1454, Bibliothèque de l’Arsenal, Paris.     Miniatura tratta dal manoscritto “La Fleur des histoires de Jean Mansel”, ms. Ms-5087 réserve, c. 204r, 1454, Bibliothèque de l’Arsenal, Parigi.

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IL GIARDINO DELLE PAROLE

Illuminations from a Book of Hours, Use of Rome, ms. Latin 1156B, f. 135r, 15th century, Département des manuscrits, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris.     Miniature tratte da un Libro d’Ore ad uso di Roma, ms. Latin 1156B, c. 135r, XV secolo, Département des […]

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QUEL MAZZOLIN DI FIORI

Illumination from the Book of Hours of Bénigne Serre,  ms. Cod. 103, f. 168r, 1524, Utopia, armarium codicum bibliophilorum, private collection, Switzerland. Miniatura tratta dal Libro d’Ore di Bénigne Serre,  ms. Cod. 103, c. 168r, 1524, Utopia, armarium codicum bibliophilorum, collezione privata, Svizzera.

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BLOOMING ON GOLD

Illuminations from the “Masters of the Dark Eyes Missal”, ms. W.175, f. 158v, ca. 1500, The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore.    The name of this Dutch missal, originally from Utrecht, refers to an artistic movement named “Masters of the Dark Eyes” for […]

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