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Topic: books

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Fragment of a Book Cover

Fragment of a Book Cover

From Palestine, Sbaita

Bridge in Snow

Bridge in Snow

Unidentified Artist Song dynasty (960–1279)

Panel with a Standing Figure of Christ
Couplet on pond scenery
Hermitage by a Pine-covered Bluff
Quatrain on fishermen
Three poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakashū), known as the “Karasumaru Fragment” (Karasumaru-gire)

Three poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakas...

Traditionally attributed to Fujiwara no Sadayori (Japanese, 995–1045) Heian period (794–1185)

Scholar viewing a waterfall
Herdsman and his Flock
Gibbons Raiding an Egret's Nest
Page from the “Lady Ise Collection” (Ise shū), from the Nishi-Honganji Edition of the Thirty-Six Poetic Immortals (Nishi-Honganji-bon Sanjūrokuninshū)
Fish at play
Three Poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakashū), or “Shirakawa Fragment” (Shirakawa-gire)

Three Poems from the “Later Collection of Japanese Poems” (Gosen wakas...

Traditionally attributed to Monk Saigyō (Japanese, 1118–1190) Heian period (794–1185)

River Hamlet

River Hamlet

Unidentified Artist Chinese, 12th–13th century Song dynasty (960–1279)

Towing a Boat in a Rainstorm
Egrets in Water Reeds
Sparrows, plum blossoms, and bamboo
Pair of Book Covers for a Buddhist Text
Gibbon Seated on a Branch

Gibbon Seated on a Branch

Unidentified Artist Yuan dynasty (1271–1368) (?)

Quatrain on Heavenly Mountain
Quatrain on spring’s radiance
Boats Moored in Wind and Rain
Nomads hunting with falcons
Waiting for the Ferry
Poet strolling by a marshy bank
Quatrain on yellow roses
Gentlemen Gazing at a Waterfall

Gentlemen Gazing at a Waterfall

Unidentified Artist Song dynasty (960–1279)

Wild Geese in Winter

Wild Geese in Winter

Unidentified Artist Chinese, 13th century Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)

Winter Landscape

Winter Landscape

Unidentified Artist Song dynasty (960–1279

Battle Scene
Conversation in a Cave
Mountain Market, Clearing Mist
Narcissus

Narcissus

Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)

Two Birds on a Wintry Tree
Viewing plum blossoms by moonlight
Xiantang Estuary

Xiantang Estuary

In the style of Xia Gui (Chinese, active ca. 1195–1230) Song dynasty (960–1279)

Boating by a Willow Bank
Men Watching a Waterfall

Men Watching a Waterfall

Unidentified Artist Chinese, 13th century Song dynasty (960–1279)

Returning Home in a Driving Rain
Orchids
On the Seventeenth Day
Landscape with great pine
Viewing the Moon under a Pine Tree
Crows and Bare Trees in Winter
Book-Cover

Book-Cover

Made in Limoges, France

Quatrain on Snow-covered West Lake
Quatrain by Meng Haoran
Couplet from a Poem by Han Hong
Book Cover

Book Cover

Ivory devotional diptychs were sometimes adapted to other purposes. Here, the right leaf of a diptych with the Crucifixion has been incorporated into a book cover.

Illuminated Gospel
Nine Songs
Old Tree, Bamboo, and Birds
Sheep and herd boy
List of books from BL Royal 15 D II, f. 211

List of books from BL Royal 15 D II, f. 211

List of books belonging to the Welles family, including the present manuscript, reading 'In primus a boke in France clakld pokelypse / A boke of knghte hode / A boke of Caunturbere tlase / A boke of Charlman / ... more

Recluse Fisherman, Autumn Trees
The Yellow Pavilion
Sparse Trees and Pavilion
Angling in the Autumn River
Burning of books from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 189

Burning of books from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 189

Detail of a miniature of heretical books and robes of the Turlupins burnt, at the beginning of chapter 38 of 'Charles V' book. Image taken from f. 189 of Chroniques de France ou de St Denis (from 1270 to 1380).... more

Birth of Louis, and burning of books from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 189

Birth of Louis, and burning of books from BL Royal 20 C VII, f. 189

Miniature the birth of Louis, the second son of Charls V; miniature of heretical books and robes of the Turlupins burnt, at the beginning of chapter 38 of 'Charles V' book. Image taken from f. 189 of Chroniques... more

Fragment of Vol. 157 of Sutra of the Perfection of Wisdom (Mahaprajnaparamita sutra; Daihannyaharamittakyō)

Fragment of Vol. 157 of Sutra of the Perfection of Wisdom (Mahaprajnap...

Unidentified Artist Japanese Nanbokuchō period (1336–92)

Manuscript Leaf with Entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday in an Initial D, from a Gradual

Manuscript Leaf with Entry into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday in an Initial...

Bartolomeo di Domenico di Guido (Italian, 1430–1521) Made in Florence?, Italy

De architectura
Book-Cover
Case for a Book
Grasshopper on Rock

Grasshopper on Rock

Wen Liang (Chinese, active 15th century) Ming dynasty (?) (1368–1644)

Manuscript Illumination with Saint Trudo (Trond) in an Initial O, from a Choir Book
Book Box
Book Case