You are in Introduction. Click here to skip the navigation.
British Library
Digital Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts
 Detail from the Roman de la Rose
About Simple search Manuscript search Advanced search  Virtual exhibitions Glossaries Contact us  Main
print Print this page
home Home
site search Search British Library website
back Back

search tips  Search tips
 
 

View detailed record
 

 
 

Standard size image

Click on the image for the maximum size view.

Harley 603 ff. 10v-11 Psalms 18 and 19
Psalms 18 and 19
Description: Pen drawing illustrating the Psalm 18: personifications of the sun and moon and below them figures with scrolls (above left); the Lord comes out of a tabernacle with two angels (right); two men, one with a spear and the other holding the law and beside him a table with vessels (left); a king in a mandorla (right); Psalm 19: a warrior with spear and shield (left), appeals to the Lord, who extends a bow towards him (above centre); a king brings offerings of gold and animals to a priest at an altar before a tabernacle (below); on the right are those who have been brought down with their chariots and horses. 
Origin: England, S. E. (Canterbury), Christ Church Cathedral Priory 


print Print this page
home Home
site search Search British Library website
back Back
top Back