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demonagerie:

British Library, Egerton 1121, detail of f. 38. Ulrich von Pottenstein, Spiegel der Weisheit. Salzburg, c.1430. “…a miniature of the Human ear complaining to a personification of Nature that she has given him no such protection as the eye was given with the eyebrows.”

demonagerie:

British Library, Egerton 1121, detail of f. 38. Ulrich von Pottenstein, Spiegel der Weisheit. Salzburg, c.1430. “…a miniature of the Human ear complaining to a personification of Nature that she has given him no such protection as the eye was given with the eyebrows.”

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— 1 year ago with 446 notes
#15th century  #german  #manuscript 
rhea137:

Tibet, 15th century, Smashana Adipati (Lords of the Charnel Ground). Collection of the Rubin Museum of Art. (A Divine Diversion | Buddhist Art News)

rhea137:

Tibet, 15th century, Smashana Adipati (Lords of the Charnel Ground). Collection of the Rubin Museum of Art.
(A Divine Diversion | Buddhist Art News)

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— 2 years ago with 145 notes
#tibetan  #buddhism  #tibetan buddhism  #religious art  #15th century  #death 
ratak-monodosico:

Hans Mamling

Bathsheba 1485 Oil on wood, 191 x 84 cm Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart

ratak-monodosico:

Hans Mamling

Bathsheba
1485
Oil on wood, 191 x 84 cm
Staatsgalerie, Stuttgart

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— 2 years ago with 38 notes
#1480s  #15th century  #biblical  #german  #hans memling  #nude  #oil  #oil on wood  #painting  #women  #bathsheba 
rhaegartargaryen:

Jan van Eyck | The Ghent Altarpiece: Soldiers of Christ (detail) | 1427-1430

rhaegartargaryen:

Jan van Eyck | The Ghent Altarpiece: Soldiers of Christ (detail) | 1427-1430

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— 2 years ago with 55 notes
#1420s  #15th century  #altarpiece  #crusades  #detail  #flemish  #horse  #jan van eyck  #painting  #religious art  #the ghent altarpiece  #military 
missfolly:

The Temptations of St. Anthony the Abbot by Bernardo Parentino, ca. 1494

missfolly:

The Temptations of St. Anthony the Abbot by Bernardo Parentino, ca. 1494

— 2 years ago with 132 notes
#1490s  #15th century  #bernardo parentino  #grotesque  #italian  #religious art  #renaissance  #saints  #st. anthony  #painting  #demons 
(via BibliOdyssey: The Book of Knighthood)
I love how derpy the dragon is. The knight, too, come to think of it, but not as merrily so…

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I love how derpy the dragon is. The knight, too, come to think of it, but not as merrily so…

— 2 years ago with 20 notes
#15th century  #chivalry  #christine de pizan  #dragon  #knight  #mythology  #the book of knighthood