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Codex Rotundus is a unique miniature circular book from 1480 handmade books 18 most creative books from the past and present Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Illuminated Letters, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Book Tree, Artist's Book

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 Millenarius Minor The Codex Millenarius Minor is written in Carolingian minuscule. It contains the texts of the Gospels and an estimate and list of books of the monastery from the Century. The cover was the end of the Century. Medieval Books, Medieval Art, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Old Books, Antique Books, Carolingian, Beautiful Book Covers, Book Of Hours

Artemis Dreaming

The Codex Millenarius Minor The Codex Millenarius Minor is written in Carolingian minuscule. It contains the texts of the Gospels and an estimate and list of books of the monastery from the 11th...

Book Cover with Byzantine Icon of the Crucifixion, Icon carved about in Constantinople; setting made before Spanish; From the Convent of Santa Cruz de la Serós, Jaca Byzantine Icons, Byzantine Art, Medieval Books, Medieval Art, Religious Icons, Religious Art, Art Roman, Les Religions, Sacred Art

Book Cover (?) with Byzantine Icon of the Crucifixion | Byzantine (ivory); Spanish (setting) | The Met

Date: 1000 (ivory); before 1085 (setting). Geography: Made in Constantinople (Ivory); Made in Jaca, Spain (Setting). Culture: Byzantine (ivory); Spanish (se...

Egregium opus subtilitate et devoto exercicio precellens parvoru[m] opusculoru[m] seraphici / sancti Bonaventure. Old Books, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Vanitas, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Leather Bound Journal, Medieval Books

Egregium opus subtilitate et devoto exercicio precellens parvoru[m] opusculoru[m] seraphici / sancti Bonaventure.

Egregium opus subtilitate et devoto exercicio precellens parvoru[m] opusculoru[m] seraphici / sancti Bonaventure., Bonaventure, Saint, Cardinal, approximately 1217-1274., Strasbourg : [Printer of the 1483 Jordanus de Quedlinburg (Georg Husner)], 1495 and 18 December 1495., France Strasbourg., PML 63245, 18405

) with Ivory Figures via Medieval Art Medium: Silver-gilt with pseudo-filigree, glass & stone cabochons, cloisonné enamel, Ivory with traces of gilding on pine support Gift of J. Medieval Books, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Celtic, Book Libros, Early Middle Ages, Byzantine Art, This Is A Book, Book Of Hours

Book Cover (?) with Ivory Figures | Spanish | The Met

Byzantine ivories were highly prized in western Europe, where they survived in church treasuries or were incorporated into deluxe book bindings. The ivory from the panel on the left originally formed the center of a Byzantine three-paneled icon

Limburg - Byzantine Staurothek or „Reliquary of the True Cross” Medieval Books, Medieval Art, Art Roman, Christian Symbols, Byzantine Art, Dark Ages, Illuminated Manuscript, Religious Art, Roman Empire

Limburg - Byzantine Staurothek or „Reliquary of the True Cross”

Cover, which comes over the front side „Reliquary of the True Cross” or Staurothek Constantinople Byzantine, c. 960 CE gold, gems, cloisonné enamel polychrome h: 48 cm from Limburg a.d. Lahn; Diözesanmuseum or Dom-Museum, Domschatz high resolution photo

The Evangelium Longum, a world-class work created by the St. Gallen monks Sintram (text) and Tuotilo (binding). Medieval Books, Medieval Art, Medieval Life, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Old Books, Antique Books, Vanitas, Illustration Art Nouveau

Adventures in Daydreaming

Alexander McQueen from 2006, some lovely hand-tooled book covers, an...

The Morgan Library Museum - Incunable Bookbinding - PML 64977 - Front cover, outside Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Times, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Old Books, Antique Books

Gasparini pergamensis clarissimi oratoris episolar[um] liber foeliciter incipit.

Gasparini pergamensis clarissimi oratoris episolar[um] liber foeliciter incipit., Barzizza, Gasparino, approximately 1360-1431., , France Paris, publication place., PML 64977

Noctes Atticae, Aulus Gellius, calf Boninus de Boninis, The Morgan Library & Museum Vintage Book Covers, Vintage Books, Old Books, Antique Books, Book Cover Art, Book Art, Medieval Books, Historical Artifacts, Custom Book

Auli Gelii noctium atticarum commentarii liber primus.

Noctes Atticae, Aulus Gellius, calf binding,1485, Boninus de Boninis, The Morgan Library & Museum

If the Tour Eiffel is the symbol of Paris, the Cathédrale de Notre-Dame de Paris is its heart. Sitting on the banks of the Seine, this splendid architectural masterpiece is a guaranteed "must-see". Medieval Books, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Catholic Art, Religious Art, Romanesque Art, Sculptures, Lion Sculpture, Art Carved

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Paris. Louvre Museum. Ivory plaque from a bookbinding; Christ between SS. Peter and Paul. Spain (Leon), ca. 1060.

The Morgan Library & Museum - Incunable Bookbinding - PML - Front cover, outside Book Cover Art, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Book Art, Old Books, Antique Books, Voynich Manuscript, Hidden Book, Book Labels

Speculum animae peccatricis

Speculum animae peccatricis, , Cologne : Heinrich Quentell, about 1494., Germany Cologne., PML 128540.1

The Morgan Library & Museum - Incunable Bookbinding - PML 128 - Front cover… Old Books, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Bookbinding Tools, Precious Book, Book Journal, Journals

Die vierundzweinczig guldin harpffen.

Die vierundzweinczig guldin harpffen., Nider, Johannes, approximately 1380-1438., Augsburg : Johann Bämler, 18 December [14]72., Germany Augsburg., PML 128

Cover of Toros Roslin Gospels, The most prominent Armenian manuscript illuminator in the High Middle Ages (circa was Toros Roslin. Old Books, Antique Books, Vintage Books, Medieval Books, Medieval Art, Medieval Life, Art Du Monde, High Middle Ages, Templer

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from the collection of the Walters Art Museum, in Baltimore, Maryland