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Homeliarum (partie d'hiver) Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue :	 Latin

Homeliarum (partie d'hiver) Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin

Carmenata with her red penner and inkhorn

In Joanna's [of Navarre] possession was a pen case were a silver gilt inkhorn with the inscription 'God make us goode men.' Much like the items this Queen is using in this illuminated manuscript, I imagine.

Haggadah with zoomorphic lettering. Hamilton Siddur, Spain or southern France, 13th century

Zoomorphic text from from the Passover Haggadah. Berlin State Library, MS Hamilton Prominent are the Hebrew words OTOT (signs) and MOFTIM (miracles).

Illumination of a standing woman from “Acerba”, didactic-allegorical poem in Italian, by Cecco d’Ascoli , 1380s

Illumination of a standing woman from “Acerba”, didactic-allegorical poem in Italian, by Cecco d’Ascoli ,

Homeliarum (partie d'hiver) Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue :	 Latin

Homeliarum (partie d'hiver) Date d'édition : 1150-1200 Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin

Christine de Pizan

Christine de Pisan and her son.Christine de Pisan instructs her son, Jean de Castel. Collected Works of Christine de Pisan Date circa 1413 Medium illumination on parchment

Use of trim on a bliaut  Garb blog

Interesting site for and C. First base color, then tone darker drawing on top. NB coloured under dress

Niccolò di Pietro Gerini, La Remise des orphelins à leurs parents adoptifs, 1386, Musée del Bigallo, Florence

I believe that is a fishtail braid with some pretty headband looking thing. A little past my time period, but evidence of one braid! Niccolò di Pietro Gerini, La Remise des orphelins à leurs parents adoptifs, Musée del Bigallo, Florence

Maciejowski Bible  1280

On Yer Heade: Part II

Period Head Coverings Or alternately, What Hat Goes with My Outfit? Century This post comes from a class I taught. It evolved from me standing in front of the mirror, event after event, trying…

Model Book 1390s Manuscript (Ms. VII. 14), 260 x 185 mm Biblioteca Civica, Bergamo. GRASSI, Giovannino de' Italian miniaturist, Lombard school (b. ca. 1350, Milano, d. 1398, Milano)

260 x 185 mm Biblioteca Civica, Bergamo. GRASSI, Giovannino de' Italian miniaturist, Lombard school (b.

c. 1480s. Ippolita Maria Sforza, Duchess of Calabria, as St. Lucia (detail).

Muzio Attendolo Sforza and Italian condottiero ,founder of the Sforza dynasty Francesco Sforza Duke of Milan,illegitimate son of .