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Additional 11575
Spiegel van der Menschen Behoudenisse (translation of the Speculum Humanae Salvationis)
Germany or Netherlands, S. (Bruges); 1st quarter of the 15th century
* * *
Moses

f. 18r
Moses
Flight into Egypt

f. 25
Flight into Egypt
Men carrying the Ark

f. 29
Men carrying the Ark
 
David with Goliath's head on a pole

f. 37
David with Goliath's head on a pole
Christ blindfolded

f. 45v
Christ blindfolded
A man tied up

f. 48v
A man tied up
 
Jonah and the whale

f. 65v
Jonah and the whale

Additional 12531
Genealogy of the Royal Houses of Spain and Portugal (the 'Portuguese Genealogy')
Portugal (Lisbon) and S. Netherlands (Bruges); circa 1530 to 1534
* * *


f. 2
Kings of Asturias

f. 3
Kings of Asturias
Genealogical Tree of the Kings of Aragon

f. 4
Genealogical Tree of the Kings of Aragon
 
Genealogical Tree of the Kings of Aragon

f. 5
Genealogical Tree of the Kings of Aragon


f. 5*


f. 7
 


f. 8
Detail

f. 8
Detail


f. 9*
 
Genealogical Tree of John, Duke of Lancaster

f. 10
Genealogical Tree of John, Duke of Lancaster
Genealogical Tree of John, Duke of Lancaster

f. 10
Genealogical Tree of John, Duke of Lancaster


f. 11
 

Additional 20698
Christine de Pizan , Flemish translation of Christine de Pizan's Livre de la Cité des Dames
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); 1475
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Christine de Pizan

f. 2
Christine de Pizan
Christine de Pizan and three ladies

f. 5
Christine de Pizan and three ladies
Christine with a  book

f. 7v
Christine with a book
 
Christine de Pisan and Lady Reason

f. 17
Christine de Pisan and Lady Reason
Queen Fredegund and Clotair

f. 35v
Queen Fredegund and Clotair
Semiramus

f. 41
Semiramus
 
The Coronation of an Amazon queen;

f. 43v
The Coronation of an Amazon queen;
Hercules

f. 47v
Hercules
Queen Penthesilea

f. 51v
Queen Penthesilea
 
Fredegond with her baby

f. 63
Fredegond with her baby
Camilla escapes in a boat

f. 64v
Camilla escapes in a boat
Christine and Lady Reason

f. 68v
Christine and Lady Reason
 
* (see the detailed record for 9 further images)
 

Arundel 71
Charles Soillot, Débat de félicité
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); between 1462 and 1467
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Illuminated initial

f. 23v
Illuminated initial
The Three Estates

f. 24
The Three Estates
The Three Estates

f. 24
The Three Estates
 
The three estates

f. 39v
The three estates
The three estates

f. 39v
The three estates

Arundel 316
Book of Hours, Use of Rome
Netherlands, S. (Bruges or Ghent); c. 1480
* * *
Virgin and Child

f. 31v
Virgin and Child
Detail: Virgin and Child

f. 31v
Detail: Virgin and Child
David

f. 101v
David
 
Detail: David

f. 101v
Detail: David

Arundel 318
Book of Hours, Use of Sarum
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1490
* * *
Catherine

f. 26v
Catherine
Detail: Catherine

f. 26v
Detail: Catherine
Christ

f. 82v
Christ
 
Abraham

f. 123v
Abraham

Burney 169
Quintus Curtius Rufus, translated by Vasco da Lucena, History of Alexander the Great (Les faize d'Alexandre)
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); between c. 1468 and 1475
* * *
Presentation of the volume

f. 11
Presentation of the volume
Presentation of the volume

f. 11
Presentation of the volume
Detail

f. 11
Detail
 
Queen

f. 14
Queen
Detail

f. 14
Detail
Siege

f. 21v
Siege
 
Detail

f. 21v
Detail
Alexander the Great

f. 25
Alexander the Great
Illuminated initial

f. 42
Illuminated initial
 
Alexander the Great

f. 42v
Alexander the Great
Battle

f. 50
Battle
Detail

f. 50
Detail
 
* (see the detailed record for 9 further images)
 

Egerton 809   
Netherlands, S. (Bruges?); last quarter of the 15th century
* * *
Bishop Blaise

upper cover
Bishop Blaise

Egerton 1065
Jean Duchesne (translator), Les commentaires de César
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1480
* * *
Interior scene

f. 1
Interior scene
Men on horseback

f. 74
Men on horseback
Encampment

f. 100v
Encampment
 
Gauls

f. 116v
Gauls


f. 130
Caesar

f. 146
Caesar
 
Julius Caesar

f. 172v
Julius Caesar


f. 192


f. 254v
 

Egerton 1147   ff. 1-228v
Book of Hours, Use of Rome
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1500
* * *
January

f. 6
January
May

f. 10
May
Visitation

f. 71
Visitation
 
Mount of Olives and the Betrayal

f. 229
Mount of Olives and the Betrayal
 
Egerton 1147   ff. 1v-11v, 229-260
Texts and decoration added to a Book of Hours
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1510 - c. 1515
* * *
January

f. 6v
January
April

f. 9v
April
June

f. 11v
June
 
George fighting the dragon

f. 259
George fighting the dragon

Egerton 1149
Book of Hours, Use of Rome
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1500
* * *
Annunciation

f. 41v
Annunciation
Tree of Jesse

f. 42
Tree of Jesse

Egerton 2045   
Miniatures added to a Book of Hours
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1480 - c. 1485
* * *
John on Patmos

f. 16v
John on Patmos
Mass of Gregory

f. 185v
Mass of Gregory
Mary teaching

f. 216v
Mary teaching
 
Mary teaching

f. 216v
Mary teaching
Deposition

f. 233v
Deposition
Michael defeating Lucifer

f. 254v
Michael defeating Lucifer
 
Michael defeating Lucifer

f. 254v
Michael defeating Lucifer
Soul

f. 260v
Soul
Soul

f. 260v
Soul
 

Harley 1211
Book of Hours, Use of the Collegiate Church of Sint Hermeskerk, Ronse
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1465
* * *
Illuminated initial

f. 7
Illuminated initial
Christ before Pilate

f. 8v
Christ before Pilate
Illuminated initial

f. 9
Illuminated initial
 
Flagellation of Christ

f. 10v
Flagellation of Christ
Illuminated initial

f. 11
Illuminated initial
Christ carrying the Cross

f. 12v
Christ carrying the Cross
 
Illuminated initial

f. 13
Illuminated initial
Crucifixion

f. 14v
Crucifixion
Illuminated initial

f. 15
Illuminated initial
 
Deposition

f. 16v
Deposition
Illuminated initial

f. 17
Illuminated initial
The Entombment

f. 18v
The Entombment
 
* (see the detailed record for 11 further images)
 

Harley 2759
Valerius Maximus, Facta et dicta memorabilia, with marginal and interlinear gloss
Netherlands S. (Bruges); 3rd quarter of the 15th century
* * *
Historiated initial

f. 1
Historiated initial

Harley 2844
Psalter with a calendar (ff. 3-9) and litany (ff. 92v-94v)
Netherlands, S. (Bruges or Ghent); 3rd quarter of the 13th century
* * *
July

f. 7
July

Harley 4379
Jean Froissart, Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 1 (the 'Harley Froissart')
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); between c. 1470 and 1472
* * *
Queen Isobel

f. 3
Queen Isobel
Queen Isobel

f. 3
Queen Isobel


f. 12
 


f. 12v
Text page

f. 15v
Text page
Joust

f. 19v
Joust
 
Joust

f. 19v
Joust
Stag with wings

f. 19v
Stag with wings
Pig on stilts

f. 19v
Pig on stilts
 
Inglevert

f. 23v
Inglevert
Tents and mounted knights

f. 23v
Tents and mounted knights
Tents and mounted knights

f. 23v
Tents and mounted knights
 
* (see the detailed record for 38 further images)
 

Harley 4380
Jean Froissart, Chroniques, Vol. IV, part 2
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); between c. 1470 and 1472
* * *
Dance of the Wodewoses

f. 1
Dance of the Wodewoses
Dance of the Wodewoses

f. 1
Dance of the Wodewoses
Dance of the Wodewoses

f. 1
Dance of the Wodewoses
 


f. 4
Marriage

f. 6
Marriage
Treaty

f. 10v
Treaty
 
Treaty

f. 10v
Treaty
Treaty

f. 10v
Treaty


f. 18v
 


f. 18v


f. 20
Richard II

f. 21
Richard II
 
* (see the detailed record for 52 further images)
 

Harley 4425
Guillaume de Lorris and Jean de Meun, Roman de la Rose
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); c. 1490-c. 1500
* * *
The beginning of the dream

f. 7
The beginning of the dream
The Lover

f. 7
The Lover
The Lover

f. 7
The Lover
 
Haine

f. 8
Haine
Vilenie

f. 8v
Vilenie
Feloniye

f. 8v
Feloniye
 
Convoitise

f. 9
Convoitise
Avarice

f. 9
Avarice
Envie

f. 9v
Envie
 
Tristesse

f. 10
Tristesse
Vieillesse

f. 10v
Vieillesse
Pauvrete

f. 11v
Pauvrete
 
* (see the detailed record for 105 further images)
 

Harley 6199
Statuts de l'Ordre de la Toison d'Or
Netherlands, S. (Bruges); between 1481 and 1486
* * *
Decorated initials

f. 1
Decorated initials
Meeting of the Order of the Golden Fleece

f. 7
Meeting of the Order of the Golden Fleece
Philip the Good

f. 57v
Philip the Good
 
Achievements

f. 59
Achievements
Achievements

f. 59v
Achievements
Achievements

f. 60
Achievements
 
Achievements

f. 60v
Achievements
Achievements

f. 61
Achievements
Achievements

f. 61v
Achievements
 
Achievements

f. 62v
Achievements
Achievements

f. 63
Achievements
Achievements

f. 63v
Achievements
 
* (see the detailed record for 19 further images)
 

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