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The ultimate medieval doghouse, complete with side chapel. Four Dogs before a Doghouse in a book of fables, German, late 1400s.

15th Century German Dog House

madhistory: “ The ultimate medieval doghouse, complete with side chapel. Four Dogs before a Doghouse in a book of fables, German, late The J.

Le livre de la chasse fait et compilé par Gaston, qui jadiz fu conte de Fois, seigneur de Bearn Cote : Ms 3717 Date : Milieu du XVe siècle Langue : français

Originally posted by Allison D. Reid : “The time of the hunter is without idleness and without evil thoughts…hunters live in this world .

Dogs from the Middle Ages       Vers 1495. Carreau du palais d'Isabelle d'Este à Mantoue.        Regnault de Montauban, rédaction en prose....

It's About Time: Dog Days of Summer - Over 40 Dogs of the Middle Ages "rescued" from illuminations, tapestries, & even playing cards.

From the Bayeux tapestry

From the Bayeux tapestry

Bestiary,Porcupine(looks mouse) in left profile; grassy setting.- The Morgan Library & Museum

Bestiary, Iran, Maragheh, or and century

hunting dogs  Gaston Phoebus, Livre de la Chasse, Brittany ca. 1430-1440  LA, Getty, Ms. 27, fol. 30r

Hunting dogs, Gaston Phoebus, Livre de la Chasse, Brittany ca…

Chien à la cape armoriée (détail). -- Réception de la reine d'Angleterre Isabeau de France par son frère Charles IV, dit le Bel, entre 1308 et 1328. Dessin d'une miniature des "Chroniques de Froissart", Ms. fr 2643 (Gaignières 245).

Chien à la cape armoriée (détail). -- Réception de la reine d'Angleterre Isabeau de France par son frère Charles IV, dit le Bel, entre 1308 et 1328. Dessin d'une miniature des "Chroniques de Froissart", Ms. fr 2643 (Gaignières 245).

Bad dogs.  Gaston Phoebus, Livre de la Chasse, Brittany ca. 1430-1440.  LA, Getty, Ms. 27, fol. 81v

bad dogs Gaston Phoebus, Livre de la Chasse, Brittany ca.

medieval pet names - Medieval illumination of a dog, 14th century, from a Codex in the Czech Republic

Medieval Pet Names - Medieval illumination of a dog, century, from a Codex in the Czech Republic

Paris, Bibl. Mazarine, ms. 3717, f. 026v - vue 5

Paris, Bibl. Mazarine, ms. 3717, f. 026v - vue 5

When You Least Expect It… Expect BEARS!!! (Mmm… Marginalia #83)

Medieval Fact: Bears Are Humans' Closest Relatives among Animals

Sammelhandschrift  - Thomasin <Circlaere> (1186 - 1216)  Boner, Ulrich (1280 - 1350)  Heinrich <der Teichner> (1310 - 1377)  Freidank ( - 1233)  Nordbayern (Raum Eichstätt?)Erscheinungsdatumum 1445 (I) / um 1460 (II) / um 1450 (III) Mscr.Dresd.M.67  Folio 136r

Sammelhandschrift - Thomasin <Circlaere> (1186 - 1216) Boner, Ulrich (1280 - 1350) Heinrich <der Teichner> (1310 - 1377) Freidank ( - 1233) Nordbayern (Raum Eichstätt?)Erscheinungsdatumum 1445 (I) / um 1460 (II) / um 1450 (III) Mscr.Dresd.M.67 Folio 136r

Variation: double sleeve would indicate 2 layers as on other illustrations, but no second skirt is visibile.

Book of Hours (Taymouth Hours) f.

Taking the medieval dog out for a walk.     (Via @Sarah_Peverley)

“Marginal drawing of hunters and their dogs (MS.

Medieval Dog Tiles.See linked page for specifics on each tile.

Medieval dog tiles: medieval dog playing cat bagpipes, dogs in armor, hunting dogs.

Друг человека Romance of Alexander, 1338-1344, France (Flemish), MS. Bodl. 264, fol. 147 v

Друг человека Romance of Alexander, France (Flemish), MS. 147 v