Animals in Medieval Art

Collection by Kerri Barrett

398 
Pins
 • 
39 
Followers

Includes animals, bestiary, and mythical creatures

Check out the colors - purple hat and under tunic, yellow over tunic lined in green. - Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval

Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval…

The Illuminated Sketchbook of Stephan Schriber, Selected pages from the Spätgotisches Musterbuch des Stephan Schriber, a century monk working in South-West Germany. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Book Of Hours, Medieval Manuscript, Bookbinding, Art Sketchbook, Book Illustration
Medieval LifeBook Of HoursMedieval ManuscriptBookbindingBook Illustration

The Illuminated Sketchbook of Stephan Schriber (1494)

The Illuminated Sketchbook of Stephan Schriber, c.1494. Selected pages from the…

Spit it out! Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Medieval Drawings, Renaissance Kunst, Late Middle Ages, Book Of Hours
Medieval LifeMedieval ManuscriptMedieval DrawingsBook Of Hours

Detail from The Luttrell Psalter, British Library Add MS 42130 (medieval…

Hellmouth, Detail of the Last Judgement fresco at Saint Martin church in Sillegny, Lorraine, France, c.

MONSTER BRAINS

A never ending celebration of monsters.

'Stett- and Ammeister of Strasbourg' by heraldic artist Sebald Büheler Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Mode, Renaissance Portraits, Medieval Costume, Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Medieval Banner, Medieval Art, Medieval Life

from the 'Stett- and Ammeister of Strasbourg' by heraldic artist Sebald Büheler…

More bizarre marginalia. A drawing in the margins of a medieval manuscript depicting a knight in full armor, carrying a banner with a snail on it, faces a rabbit armed with a sling. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Drawings, Medieval Paintings, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Rabbit Art, Book Of Hours
Medieval LifeRenaissance ArtMedieval DrawingsMedieval ManuscriptBook Of Hours

The Fitzwilliam Museum

yoda lookalike found on Medieval manuscripts. A long time ago, in a manuscript far, far away … A curator at the British Library has found a Yoda lookalike in a medieval manuscript and now shares his previously solitary job with the world Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Memes, Medieval Drawings, Medieval Paintings, Medieval Books, Medieval Fantasy, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript
Medieval LifeMedieval MemesMedieval DrawingsMedieval FantasyMedieval Manuscript

Twitter

“Explore @BLMedieval manuscripts in the context of a certain futuristic saga... #StarWars https://t.co/PgFWsugByv”

Detail from medieval manuscript, British Library Stowe MS 17 'The Maastricht Hours', Medieval Drawings, Medieval Paintings, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Pablo Picasso Drawings, Art Roman, Early Middle Ages, Book Of Kells
Medieval DrawingsMedieval ManuscriptPablo Picasso DrawingsArt RomanEarly Middle Ages

Detail from medieval manuscript, British Library Stowe MS 17 'The Maastricht…

The eerie story of medieval playing cards - Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, High Middle Ages, Medieval Paintings, Luxury Card, Art Graphique
Medieval LifeMedieval ManuscriptHigh Middle AgesLuxury Card

Workshop of Konrad Witz | 9 of Hounds, from The Courtly Hunt Cards | German | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

4 of Hounds, from The Stuttgart Playing Cards, ca. 1430. The Metropolitan Museum…

So Judgey Hair Gloss by Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab and Trading Post - Real Time - Diet, Exercise, Fitness, Finance You for Healthy articles ideas Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Towel Embroidery, Machine Embroidery, Medieval Dragon
Medieval ManuscriptRenaissance ArtTowel EmbroideryMedieval Dragon

Medieval Dragon marginalia hears voices following him around. The Gorleston…

Detail from one of the Book of Hours given to Guildhall Library in Medieval Books, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Old Best Friends, Bizarre Art, Statues, Doodle Inspiration
Medieval ManuscriptOld Best FriendsBizarre Art

Detail from one of the Book of Hours given to Guildhall Library in 1900…

Nürnberger Gebetbuch - UB Augsburg - Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek… Medieval Dragon, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Renaissance, Old Best Friends, Statues, Medieval Manuscript
Medieval DragonMedieval LifeOld Best FriendsMedieval Manuscript

Nürnberger Gebetbuch - UB Augsburg - Oettingen-Wallersteinsche Bibliothek…

Homiliae in Ezechielem, MS fol. - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Medieval Books, Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Monogram Letters, Wood Letters, Monogram Fonts, Font Art
Medieval ManuscriptFont Art

Homiliae in Ezechielem, MS G.6 fol. 13r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

Homiliae in Ezechielem, France, Toulouse, ca. 1110

Fables and other poems, MS fol. - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Deer Drawing, Renaissance Portraits, Deer Art, Animals Images, Religious Art
Medieval LifeMedieval ManuscriptDeer DrawingAnimals ImagesReligious Art

Fables and other poems, MS M.422 fol. 7v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

Fables and other poems, France, ca. 1515

Book of Hours, MS fol. - Margins decorated with border of floreate ornament inhabited by weasel Medieval Books, Medieval Life, Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Alchemy Art, Statues, Principles Of Art
Medieval LifeMedieval ManuscriptRenaissance Art

Book of Hours, MS M.187 fol. 128v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

Book of Hours, Italy, Ferrara, ca. 1480

Fox, Euterpe Vergèce I De Natura Animalium Medieval World, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Old Best Friends, Fox Illustration, John James Audubon, Animal Paintings, Mythical Creatures
Medieval ManuscriptOld Best FriendsJohn James Audubon