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Cuthbert welcomed by Boisil from BL YT 26, f. 16

Cuthbert welcomed by Boisil from BL YT 26, f. 16

Miniature of the young Cuthbert being welcomed and embraced by Boisil when arriving at Melrose Abbey, from Chapter 6 of Bede's prose Life of St Cuthbert. Image taken from f. 16 of Prose Life of Cuthbert; extrac... more

Decorated initial from BL Royal 13 C V, f. 2

Decorated initial from BL Royal 13 C V, f. 2

Decorated initial 'G'(lorisissimo), the ownership inscription of the Benedictine abbey of Saint Pater, Gloucester, and the Old Royal press-mark 'no. 965'. Image taken from f. 2 of Historia Ecclesiastica Gentis... more

Annals from BL Eg 3088, f. 133

Annals from BL Eg 3088, f. 133

Text page from Annals for the years 1041 to 1080, with a list of emperors and kings. Image taken from f. 133 of Treatises on the Compotus; Of Natural Things, chronicles of Robert Losinga, Bishop of Hereford, an... more

Hunting horn

Hunting horn

This horn once hung with a similar one (now lost) in the middle of the Mariakerk, Utrecht. Both were given to the Bishop of Utrecht in 1095 but came from the abbey of Saint Hubert (patron saint of hunters) in t... more

Double Column Base

Double Column Base

Made in From the Cistercian abbey at Bonnefont-en-Commin, France

Abbey of Vezelay from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 328v

Abbey of Vezelay from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 328v

Detail of a miniature of the Abbey of Vezelay being attacked by three archers with crossbows; a complaint being made to Louis VII. Image taken from f. 328v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Abbey of Vezelay from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 328v

Abbey of Vezelay from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 328v

Miniature of the Abbey of Vezelay being attacked by three archers with crossbows; a complaint being made to Louis le Jeune, with an illuminated initial 'A'(ussi). Image taken from f. 328v of Chroniques de Franc... more

Charlemagne from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 153v

Charlemagne from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 153v

Miniature of Charlemagne welcoming Clement Scotus and another, and giving the Abbey of Tours to Alcuin of York. Image taken from f. 153v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Abbey of Vezelay from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 328v

Abbey of Vezelay from BL Royal 16 G VI, f. 328v

Detail of a miniature of the Abbey of Vezelay being attacked by three archers with crossbows. Image taken from f. 328v of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis. Written in French.

Convent seal of Rijnsburg Abbey

Convent seal of Rijnsburg Abbey

Rond conventszegel van de abdij van Rijnsburg. Boven het kruisteken in het randschrift een oblong uitsteeksel. Afgebeeld Maria ten halven lijve met het Christuskind op schoot. Maria is frontaal weergegeven. Gen... more

Reliquary in the form of a triptych

Reliquary in the form of a triptych

This miniature altar is one of the most beautiful examples of French goldsmiths’ work from the period around 1400. It may have come from the abbey of Chocques (Pas-de-Calais) and doubtless belonged to someone a... more

Detail from BL Lansdowne 416, f. 4

Detail from BL Lansdowne 416, f. 4

Image taken from f. 4 of Register book of the Infirmary of the abbey of St Edmund, Bury. Written in Latin.

Puzzle initial from BL Lansdowne 416, f. 4

Puzzle initial from BL Lansdowne 416, f. 4

Puzzle initial 'A' with pen-flourishing, at the beginning of the Register book of the Infirmary of the Abbey of St Edmundsbury called Ikworth. Image taken from f. 4 of Register book of the Infirmary of the abbe... more

Bury St. Edmond's from BL Harley 2278, f. 115v

Bury St. Edmond's from BL Harley 2278, f. 115v

Detail of a miniature of the installation of abbot Baldwin and the building of the abbey at Bury St. Edmond's. Image taken from f. 115v of Metrical lives of Saints Edmund and Fremund, in the presentation copy f... more

Bury St. Edmund's from BL Harley 2278, f. 115v

Bury St. Edmund's from BL Harley 2278, f. 115v

Detail of a miniature of the installation of abbot Baldwin and the building of the abbey at Bury St. Edmond's. Image taken from f. 115v of Metrical lives of Saints Edmund and Fremund, in the presentation copy f... more

Entombment of Edmund from BL Harley 2278, f. 117

Entombment of Edmund from BL Harley 2278, f. 117

Detail of a miniature of the entombment of Edmund in the abbey at Bury St. Edmunds. Image taken from f. 117 of Metrical lives of Saints Edmund and Fremund, in the presentation copy for Henry VI, including the p... more

Puzzle initial from BL Harley 2504, f. 1

Puzzle initial from BL Harley 2504, f. 1

Puzzle initial 'V'(alerii), and fifteenth-century ownership inscription and pressmark of the Benedictine abbey of Santa Maria ad Martyres extra Muros, Trier. Image taken from f. 1 of Commentarius in Valerium Ma... more

Initial with pen-flourishing from BL Harley 3597, f. 1

Initial with pen-flourishing from BL Harley 3597, f. 1

Initial 'C'(um) with pen-flourishing and, in the lower margin, the ownership inscription of the Benedictine abbey of Santa Maria ad Martyres extra Muros, Trier. Image taken from f. 1 of Vitae Sanctorum (index L... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Ten weepers from the tomb of Isabella of Bourbon

Isabella of Bourbon, wife of Charles the Bold, Duke of Burgundy died in 1465. Their daughter Mary built a funeral monument for her in the abbey of Saint Michael in Antwerp. The tomb was surrounded by 24 figures... more

Decorated initial from BL Harley 3042, f. 120

Decorated initial from BL Harley 3042, f. 120

Initial incorporating further letters ('Si virtutum') with knotwork and foliate motifs, followed by display script, at the beginning of Ambrose's 'De poenitentia'. In the outer margin, an ownership inscription ... more

Detail from BL Lansdowne 441, f. 3

Detail from BL Lansdowne 441, f. 3

Image taken from f. 3 of Indenture between Lady Margaret Beaufort, countess of Richmond, and John Islip, abbot of Westminster abbey. Written in English.

Initial and border from BL Lansdowne 441, f. 3

Initial and border from BL Lansdowne 441, f. 3

Initial including heraldic arms, and a full border with roses and portcullises alternately placed, at the beginning of the indenture. Image taken from f. 3 of Indenture between Lady Margaret Beaufort, countess ... more

Chalice

Chalice

The inscription on the underside of this chalice suggests that this object was commissioned in 1519 by Tilman van Herckenrode. He was a high priest at the church of Saint John the Evangelist in Liège and at the... more

Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve

Around 1500, bronze casting was still in its infancy north of the Alps. While Italian bronze-casters crafted their modelli in wax and clay, Netherlandish and German sculptors still worked from carved wooden mod... more

Adam and Eve

Adam and Eve

Around 1500, bronze casting was still in its infancy north of the Alps. While Italian bronze-casters crafted their modelli in wax and clay, Netherlandish and German sculptors still worked from carved wooden mod... more

Ignatius von Loyola, Heiliger

Ignatius von Loyola, Heiliger

Stecher: Custos, Dominicus Datierung: 1565 / 1612

Borgia, Francesco

Borgia, Francesco

Stecher: Wierix, Hieronymus Verleger: Wierix, Hieronymus Datierung: 1572 / 1619

Borgia, Francesco

Borgia, Francesco

Stecher: Wierix, Hieronymus Verleger: Wierix, Hieronymus Datierung: 1572 / 1619

Canisius, Petrus

Canisius, Petrus

Verleger: Sadeler, Raphael (1) Verleger: Sadeler, Raphael (2) Datierung: 1575 / 1632

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Stecher: Wolfgang, Georg Andreas (1631)

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Schall von Bell, Johann Adam

Stecher: Clouwet, Peeter

Neri, Filippo

Neri, Filippo

Stecher: Natalis, Michel Verleger: Enden, Martinus van den (2) Verlagsort:

Canisius, Petrus

Canisius, Petrus

1597 / 1620

Canisius, Petrus

Canisius, Petrus

1597 / 1620

Sir Galahad casting out a fiend from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 95

Sir Galahad casting out a fiend from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 95

Detail of a miniature of Sir Galahad casting out a fiend from a tomb in the abbey. Image taken from f. 95 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Sir Galahad casting out a fiend from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 95

Sir Galahad casting out a fiend from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 95

Miniature of Sir Galahad casting out a fiend from a tomb in the abbey. Image taken from f. 95 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Thomas Hemerken von Kempen
Thomas Hemerken von Kempen
Ignatius von Loyola, Heiliger

Ignatius von Loyola, Heiliger

Stecher: Bolswert, Schelte Verleger: Bolswert, Schelte Verleger: Bolswert, Boëtius Datierung: 1601 / 1659

Borgia, Francesco

Borgia, Francesco

Stecher: Bolswert, Schelte Verleger: Bolswert, Schelte Datierung: 1601 / 1659

Kroning van Jacobus I te Westminster, 1603

Kroning van Jacobus I te Westminster, 1603

Kroning van Jacobus I in Westminster Abbey te Londen, 25 juli 1603. Optocht naar de kerk, de kroning zelf en feestelijkheden op straat. In de voorstelling opschriften in het Latijn. Met onderschrift van 16 rege... more

Ruins of the Abbey of Rijnsburg, Small Version

Ruins of the Abbey of Rijnsburg, Small Version

The loosely woven linen has absorbed the priming layer. The ink did not properly adhere to this ground, whereby the impression is incomplete.

Ruins of the Abbey of Rijnsburg, Small Version

Ruins of the Abbey of Rijnsburg, Small Version

Kleine versie van de ruïne van de abdij van Rijnsburg.

Ignatius von Loyola, Heiliger

Ignatius von Loyola, Heiliger

Stecher: Vorsterman, Lucas (1) Verleger: Vorsterman, Lucas (1) Maler: Rubens, Peter Paul Verlagsort:

View of the Abbey of Egmond-Binnen

View of the Abbey of Egmond-Binnen

Gezicht op de abdij te Egmond-Binnen. De abdij is omgeven door een muur, in het omringend landschap wandelaars en reizigers. Pendant van SK-A-990.

Faure, Charles

Faure, Charles

Stecher: Nanteuil, Robert

Faure, Charles

Faure, Charles

Stecher: Nanteuil, Robert

Caraffa, Vincenzo

Caraffa, Vincenzo

unbekannter Künstler

Caraffa, Vincenzo

Caraffa, Vincenzo

unbekannter Künstler

Caraffa, Vincenzo

Caraffa, Vincenzo

unbekannter Künstler

Caraffa, Vincenzo

Caraffa, Vincenzo

unbekannter Künstler

Caraffa, Vincenzo

Caraffa, Vincenzo

unbekannter Künstler

Caraffa, Vincenzo

Caraffa, Vincenzo

unbekannter Künstler

Caraffa, Vincenzo

Caraffa, Vincenzo

unbekannter Künstler

Strada, Famiano

Strada, Famiano

Stecher: unbekannter Künstler Verlagsort:

Carlenus, Peregrinus

Carlenus, Peregrinus

Verlag: Merian, Matthäus d. Ä. (Erben) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Carlenus, Peregrinus

Carlenus, Peregrinus

Verlag: Merian, Matthäus d. Ä. (Erben) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Carlenus, Peregrinus

Carlenus, Peregrinus

Verlag: Merian, Matthäus d. Ä. (Erben) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Vinzenz von Paul, Heiliger

Vinzenz von Paul, Heiliger

Stecher: Pitau, Nicolas (1632) Verleger: Pitau, Nicolas (1632) Verlagsort: Paris

Karel II door admiraal Monck tot koning van Engeland gekroond, 1661

Karel II door admiraal Monck tot koning van Engeland gekroond, 1661

Karel II door admiraal Monck tot koning van Engeland gekroond in Westminster Abbey, 23 april 1661. Open hal of zuilengang in een paleis met de koning zittend op zijn troon. Bovenaan twee engelen met het wapen v... more

Fronteau, Jean

Fronteau, Jean

Stecher: Nanteuil, Robert Zeichner: Cabouret, F.

Fronteau, Jean

Fronteau, Jean

Stecher: Nanteuil, Robert Zeichner: Cabouret, F.

Willibrord, Heiliger

Willibrord, Heiliger

Zeichner: Umbach, Jonas

Valentinus, Basilius

Valentinus, Basilius

Zeichner: Scheits, Matthias Stecher: Hafner, Melchior (1)

Bernhard von Clairvaux, Heiliger

Bernhard von Clairvaux, Heiliger

Zeichner: Umbach, Jonas Stecher: Kilian, Bartholomäus (2)

Willibrord, Heiliger

Willibrord, Heiliger

Zeichner: Umbach, Jonas

Cölestin V., papa

Cölestin V., papa

Zeichner: Umbach, Jonas Stecher: Kilian, Bartholomäus (2)

Rupertus, Heiliger

Rupertus, Heiliger

Zeichner: Umbach, Jonas Stecher: Kilian, Bartholomäus (2)

Neri, Filippo

Neri, Filippo

Stecher: Franck, Johann

Thomas Hemerken von Kempen

Thomas Hemerken von Kempen

Stecher: Franck, Johann

Willem III en Maria II varen in de koninklijke galei van Whitehall naar Westminster Abbey, 1689

Willem III en Maria II varen in de koninklijke galei van Whitehall naa...

Willem III en Maria II Stuart varen in de koninklijke galei van Whitehall naar Westminster Abbey voor hun kroning, 21 april 1689. Plaat M in de serie 'Engelants schouwtoneel' over de Glorious Revolution 1688-16... more

Kroningsoptocht, 1689

Kroningsoptocht, 1689

Optocht naar de kroningsceremonie, 21 april 1689. Willem en Mary onder een baldakijn in een lange stoet onderweg naar Westminster Abbey. Onderdeel van de serie 'Engelants schouwtoneel' over de Glorious Revolut... more

Kroning van Willem en Maria, 1689

Kroning van Willem en Maria, 1689

Kroning van prins Willem III en prinses Maria II Stuart tot koning en koningin van Engeland in de Westminster Abbey, 21 april 1689. Gemerkt rechtsboven: Tweede Deel, fol: 294.