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Antinius from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 348v

Miniature of the death of Antonius, son of a triumvir, with a full border containing the royal arms of Edward IV and a lozenge bearing a white rose of the York family with the Yorkist badge, 'Dieu et mon droit'... more

Caesar and Drappes from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 156

Miniature of the combat between Caesar and Drappes, with a partial border including the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ and the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 156 of La grant hystoire Ce... more

Children of Artaxerxes from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 171v

Miniature of the death of children of Artaxerxes, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV and a shield with a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 19 of book 3. Image taken... more

Escape of Arsinoe from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 308v

Miniature of the escape of Arsinoe, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 308v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Written in French.

Arrest of Catalinarians from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 21v

Detail of a miniature of Catalinarians being arrested, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England supported by a winged heart. Image taken from f. 21v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits ... more

Siege of a Breton city from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 70

Miniature of a siege of a Breton city by the Roman army, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England held by a lion. Image taken from f. 70 of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains,... more

Cato from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 284v

Miniature of Cato refusing a drink of water, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~. Image taken from f. 284v of La grant hystoire Cesar, ... more

Sextus and Erichto from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 243v

Miniature of Sextus, son of Pompey and Erichto with devils, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 243v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with addit... more

Siege of Dyrrhachium from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 234v

Miniature of the Siege of Dyrrhachium, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~. Image taken from f. 234v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. L... more

Death of Maurice from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 450

Miniature of the death of Maurice, with a full border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of book 9. Image taken from f. 450 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas des ru... more

Boccaccio and Petrarch from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 391

Miniature of Boccaccio and Petrarch reading books, with an inscription on the wall, 'Josne et joyeulx', with a full border containing a shield and a banner with the royal arms of Edward IV, and a lozenge bearin... more

Death of Athaliah from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 74

Detail of a miniature of the death of Athaliah, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV, at the beginning of chapter 8 of book 2. Image taken from f. 74 of De casibus virorum illustrium in Frenc... more

Meleager and Atalanta from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 37v

Detail of a miniature of Meleager and Atalanta, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV, at the beginning of chapter 7 of book 1. Image taken from f. 37v of De casibus virorum illustrium in Fren... more

Death of Sabinus and Cotta from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 94v

Miniature of the death of Sabinus and Cotta, with a partial border including the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ and the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 94v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.... more

Death of Arthur from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 439v

Miniature of the death of Arthur, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 14 of book 8. Image taken from f. 439v of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translatio... more

Tiberius, Caligula, and Messalina from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 357

Miniature of Tiberius, Caligula, and Messalina, with a partial border containing the royal arms of Edward IV. Image taken from f. 357 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas des ruynes d... more

Evagoras from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 168

Miniature of the deposition of Evagoras, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV and a shield with a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 6 of book 3. Image taken from f. 1... more

Rebuilding of Avaricum from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 125v

Detail of a miniature of Caesar surveying the rebuilding of Avaricum, with a partial border including the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ and the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 125v of L... more

Surrender of Trèves from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 85v

Miniature of Caesar with the Roman army receiving the keys of the city from citizens of Treves, with a partial border including the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ and the royal arms of England. Ima... more

Meleager and Atalanta from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 37v

Miniature of Meleager and Atalanta, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV, at the beginning of chapter 7 of book 1. Image taken from f. 37v of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translati... more

Death of Philippota of Catena from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 506v

Miniature of the death of Philippota of Catena, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 26 of book 9. Image taken from f. 506v of De casibus virorum illustrium in Fre... more

Death of Titus Andronicus from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 477v

Miniature of the death of Titus Andronicus, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 11 of book 9. Image taken from f. 477v of De casibus virorum illustrium in French ... more

Cato from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 284v

Miniature of Cato refusing a drink of water, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~. Image taken from f. 284v of La grant hystoire Cesar, ... more

Horatii and Curiatii from BL Royal 18 E IV, f. 163

Miniature of a battlefield with dead bodies of the Horatii and the Curiatii, with one of the Horatii on a horseback, with a full border containing the royal arms of England on a banner held by an angel, and on ... more

Demetrius and Arsinoe from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 227

Detail of a miniature of the death of Demetrius in the arms of Arsinoe, with an inscription on the wall, 'tue le Roy et Royne', with a partial border, at the beginning of chapter 19 of book 4. Image taken from ... more

Winter march of Caesar from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 116v

Miniature of a winter march of Caesar's army, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 116v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. W... more

Arrest of Catalinarians from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 21v

Miniature of Catalinarians being arrested, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England supported by a winged heart. Image taken from f. 21v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains,... more

Siege of Dyrrhachium from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 234v

Miniature of the Siege of Dyrrhachium, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~. Image taken from f. 234v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. L... more

Creation of animals from BL Royal 18 D IX, f. 5

Miniature of God creating animals, with a full border with hybrids and the royal arms of England, and an illuminated initial 'E'(n) of the York badge of the white rose en soleil with the motto 'dieu et mon droi... more

Cicero from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 334v

Miniature of the death of Cicero, with a partial border containing the royal arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 12 of book 6. Image taken from f. 334v of De casibus virorum illustrium in French tran... more

Offerings from BL Royal 18 D IX, f. 173

Miniature of of preparing and burning of offerings, at the beginning of book 3 (Leviticus), with a full border containing the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 173 of La Bible Historiale, Part 1 (Bible... more

Herodes from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 313v

Miniature of the death of Herodes, with an inscription on the wall, 'Ainsi va le monde / tousdis / jouyeulx', with a partial border containing the royal arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 7 of book ... more

David and the Amalekite from BL Royal 18 D X, f. 36

Miniature of the Amalekite bringing Saul's crown to David, with the execution of the Amalekite in the background, and a foliate initial 'A'(pres), with a full border containing the royal arms of England, at the... more

Caesar from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 228

Miniature of Caesar addressing his troops, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 228 of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Writ... more

Siege of Alesia from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 146v

Miniature of a battle at the walls of Alesia, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 146v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. W... more

Jerusalem from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 383

Miniature of the destruction of Jerusalem, with a partial border containing the royal arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 8 of book 7. Image taken from f. 383 of De casibus virorum illustrium in Fren... more

Lucretia from BL Royal 18 E IV, f. 71

Miniature of the Suicide of Lucretia, with a full border containing the royal arms of England on a banner held by an angel, and on a shield surrounded by the Garterwith the motto 'Honny soit qui mal y pense', a... more

Crossing of Loire from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 133v

Miniature of Caesar and his army crossing the Loire, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 133v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional t... more

Escape of Arsinoe from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 308v

Miniature of the escape of Arsinoe, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 308v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Written in French.

Moses from BL Royal 18 D IX, f. 109

Miniature of the exposure and finding of Moses, with a full border containing the royal arms of England, at the beginning of Exodus. Image taken from f. 109 of La Bible Historiale, Part 1 (Bible Historiale of E... more

Nabis from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 251

Miniature of the death of Nabis, with an inscription on the wall, 'Traison ma fait / dommage et ma fait / le / cuer dolent', with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV, at the beginning of chapter ... more

Henry, king of the Romans from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 484

Miniature of the death of Henry, king of the Romans, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV. Image taken from f. 484 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas des ruynes de... more

Jugurtha from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 287v

Detail of a miniature of the death of Jugurtha, with a partial border containing the royal arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 20 of book 5. Image taken from f. 287v of De casibus virorum illustrium ... more

Samson and the lion from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 227

Miniature of Samson fighting with a lion, with a full border containing the royal arms of England and two Yorkist badges of white ~rose-en-soleil~ with the motto 'Dieu est mon droit', and a foliate initial 'E'(... more

Siege of Uxellodunum from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 164v

Miniature of the siege of Uxellodunum, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 164v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Written in French.

Guyart des Moulins from BL Royal 18 D IX, f. 1

Miniature of Guyart des Moulins writing a book, with a full border containing the royal arms of England on a banner and on a crowned shield, with two shields bearing the same arms differenced by labels of three... more

Caesar and Drappes from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 156

Miniature of the combat between Caesar and Drappes, with a partial border including the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ and the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 156 of La grant hystoire Ce... more

Siege of Uxellodunum from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 164v

Miniature of the siege of Uxellodunum, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 164v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Written in French.

Battle of Pharsalia from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 251

Miniature of the battle of Pharsalia, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~. Image taken from f. 251 of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les... more

Death of Julian from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 419

Miniature of the death of Julian, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 6 of book 8. Image taken from f. 419 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation ... more

Retreat of the Belgae from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 60v

Miniature of the retreating army of Belgae followed by the Romans, with a partial border including the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ and the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 60v of La gr... more

Death of Pompey from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 271

Miniature of the death of Pompey, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 271 of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Written in French.

Death of Artabanus from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 144v

Detail of a miniature of the death of Artabanus, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV and a shield with a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 8 of book 3. Image taken f... more

Antiochus and Seleucus from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 233

Miniature of the death of Antiochus and Seleucus, with a full border containing the arms of Richard IV, at the beginning of book 5. Image taken from f. 233 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation... more

Death of Nero from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 365

Miniature of the death of Nero, with a partial border containing the royal arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 4 of book 7. Image taken from f. 365 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translat... more

Death of Athaliah from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 74

Miniature of the death of Athaliah, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV, at the beginning of chapter 8 of book 2. Image taken from f. 74 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translatio... more

Death of Galerius Maximianus from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 413v

Miniature of the death of Galerius Maximianus, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV. Image taken from f. 413v of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas des ruynes des nob... more

Dionysius from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 181

Miniature of the exile of Dionysius, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV and a shield with a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 5 of book 4. Image taken from f. 181 o... more

Arms of England from BL Royal 18 D IX, f. 173

Detail of a marginal painting of the royal arms of England, from the lower margin of the folio. Image taken from f. 173 of La Bible Historiale, Part 1 (Bible Historiale of Edward IV). Written in French.

Death of Titus Andronicus from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 477v

Detail of a miniature of the death of Titus Andronicus, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 11 of book 9. Image taken from f. 477v of De casibus virorum illustriu... more

Pompey and Deiotarus from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 267v

Miniature of Pompey and Deiotarus, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~. Image taken from f. 267v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les f... more

Council from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 133

Miniature of a group of men in discussion, with an inscription on the wall reading 'Concilium', with a full border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badges of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ with ... more

Mettius Fufetius from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 110

Detail of a miniature of the death of Mettius Fufetius, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 23 of book 2. Image taken from f. 110 of De casibus virorum illustrium... more

Birth of Caesar from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 9

Miniature of the birth of Caesar, with a full border including the royal arms of England surmounted by a crowned helm with mantling in Edward's colours of red and blue and surrounded by the Garter inscribed wit... more

Ahaziah from BL Royal 18 D X, f. 115v

Miniature of Ahaziah in bed, sending out his troops, with Elijah calling down fire upon them, in the background, and a foliate initial 'O'chosie, with a full border containing a shield bearing the royal arms of... more

Surrender of Treves from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 85v

Miniature of Caesar with the Roman army receiving the keys of the city from citizens of Treves, with a partial border including the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ and the royal arms of England. Ima... more

Pope Joan from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 468

Miniature of pope Joan, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 6 of book 9. Image taken from f. 468 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas d... more

Ptolemy XII from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 329

Miniature of the death of Ptolemy XII, with a partial border containing the royal arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 11 of book 6. Image taken from f. 329 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French ... more

Gyges from BL Royal 18 E IV, f. 109

Miniature of Gyges, king of Lydia, kneeling before an altar, with a full border containing the royal arms of England on a banner held by an angel, and on a shield surrounded by the Garter and surmounted by a cr... more

Translator at work from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 24

Miniature of the translator, Simon de Hesdin, at work in his study, with an inscription on the wall reading, 'Je suis bien / Toudis Joieulx', and a date '1479' with words 'de anno' inscribed on a scroll pending... more

Demosthenes from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 152v

Miniature of the death of Demosthenes with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV and a shield with a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 11 of book 3. Image taken from f. 152... more

Xerxes from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 139

Miniature of the death of Xerxes, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV and a shield with a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 6 of book 3. Image taken from f. 139 of D... more

Siege of Alesia from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 146v

Miniature of a battle at the walls of Alesia, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 146v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. W... more

Appius Claudius from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 147

Miniature of Appius Claudius in prison, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV and a shield with a white rose of the York family, at the beginning of chapter 9 of book 3. Image taken from f. 14... more

Mettius Fufetius from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 110

Miniature of the death of Mettius Fufetius, with a partial border containing the arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of chapter 23 of book 2. Image taken from f. 110 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French t... more

Demetrius and Arsinoe from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 227

Miniature of the death of Demetrius in the arms of Arsinoe, with an inscription on the wall, 'tue le Roy et Royne', with a partial border, at the beginning of chapter 19 of book 4. Image taken from f. 227 of De... more

Caesar from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 228

Miniature of Caesar addressing his troops, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 228 of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Writ... more

Regulus from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 239

Miniature of the death of Regulus, with a partial border containing the arms of Richard IV, at the beginning of chapter 3 of book 5. Image taken from f. 239 of De casibus virorum illustrium in French translatio... more

Fortune appearing to Boccaccio from BL Royal 14 E V, f. 291

Miniature of Fortune appearing to Boccaccio sitting at a desk and reading a book, with a full border containing the royal arms of Edward IV, at the beginning of book 6. Image taken from f. 291 of De casibus vir... more

Battle of Pharsalia from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 251

Miniature of the battle of Pharsalia, with a partial border containing the royal arms of England and the Yorkist badge of the white ~rose-en-soleil~. Image taken from f. 251 of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les... more

Duel from BL Royal 18 E III, f. 292

Miniature of a knight on a horse killing a knight lying on the ground, with a full border containing the royal arms of England and two Yorkist badges of the white ~rose-en-soleil~ with the motto 'Dieu est mon d... more

Battle of Massilia from BL Royal 17 F II, f. 204v

Miniature of the naval battle of Massilia, with a partial border including the royal arms of England. Image taken from f. 204v of La grant hystoire Cesar, i.e. Les faits des Romains, with additional texts. Writ... more

Romulus and Remus from BL Royal 19 E V, f. 32

Miniature of two consecutive events taking place on the bank of the Tiber: Romulus and Remus being suckled by a wolf, with Faustulus raising his hands in surprise, and Faustulus giving Romulus and Remus to Laur... more

Scipio Africanus from BL Royal 19 E V, f. 196

Miniature of Scipio Africanus leaving Rome with his army, with a full border containing the royal arms of England and two Yorkist badges of a white ~rose-en-soleil~ with the motto, 'Dieu est mon droit', and an ... more

Arms of England from BL Royal 12 A XXIX, f. 1

Full border with flowers and the arms of England. Dedication. Image taken from f. 1 of Verses on spring (De vere carmen ad Edwardum Angliae principem). Written in Latin.

Border from BL Harley 4965, f. 5

All' antica border, including roundels with heraldic devices, cameos and the coat of arms of Aragon. Image taken from f. 5 of De evangelica praeparatione. Written in Latin.

Initial and heraldic arms from BL Arundel 93, f. 129

Initial 'C'(onstitui), made of branches, set in a landscape with birds, at the beginning of a series of maps; in the lower margin heraldic arms. Image taken from f. 129 of Liber insularum archipelagi. Written in Latin.

Charles V from BL Royal 15 E II, f. 7

Miniature of Charles V, king of France sitting on a throne with an inscription 'Karolus, dei / gratia rex/ Francorum', and receiving the book from the translator, Jean Corbechon, with a full border containing c... more

Fleur-de-lis from BL Or 2626, f. 1v

Detail of page: initial-word panels with penwork decoration and full floral and penwork border with a coat of arms of fleur-de-lis. Image taken from f. 1v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magna~ and ... more

Initial-word panels and full border from BL Or 2626, f. 1v

Initial-word panels with penwork decoration and full floral and penwork border inhabited by birds and with a coat of arms of fleur-de-lis. Image taken from f. 1v of Bible (the 'Lisbon Bible') with ~masorah magn... more

Nativity from BL YT 23, f. 15

Historiated initial 'D'(omine) of the Nativity, with a full border with gems, inset miniatures of deer, Ezechiel, Jeremiah, Solomon, and other figures, at the beginning of the Hours of the Virgin; putti holding... more

Arms from BL YT 23, f. 15

Detail of putti holding the arms of Agostino Biliotti, Gonfalonier of Justice in Florence, in the lower margin at the beginning of the Hours of the Virgin. Image taken from f. 15 of Book of Hours, Use of Rome (... more

Pentecost from BL Harley 2943, f. 49v

Miniature of Pentecost, historiated initial 'M'(ine) and foliate borders including an angel and a lion supporting heraldic arms and a man on horseback, at the beginning of the Office of the Holy Spirit. Image t... more

Richard I from BL Royal 20 E III, f. 155

Miniature of Richard I doing homage to Philip for Normandy with Thwaytes arms. Image taken from f. 155 of Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis (from 1108 to 1270). Written in French.

Arms from BL Royal 20 E II, f. 233

Detail of arms in the lower margin of the folio. Image taken from f. 233 of Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis (from 768 to 1108). Written in French.

Arms of England from BL Royal 20 E I, f. 47

Detail of the royal arms of England surmounted by a crowned lion, from the lower border of the folio. Image taken from f. 47 of Chroniques de France ou de Saint Denis (from Priam of Troy to 768). Written in French.

Henry V and Catharine of Valois from BL Royal 20 E VI, f. 9v

Miniature of the marriage of Henry V and Catharine of Valois, inscribed with their initials, 'K de France' and 'H. Le Einglieche', with a full border containing the royal arms of England supported by a red drag... more