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Beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 23v

Beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 23v

Detail of a miniature of six kneeling figures worshipping the beast, with the corpses of saints in the foreground. Image taken from f. 23v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the ... more

Angel with a millstone from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 35v

Angel with a millstone from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 35v

Detail of a miniature of the angel with the millstone. Image taken from f. 35v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. Writt... more

Rider on the white horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 38

Rider on the white horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 38

Detail of a miniature of a kneeling king and warriors being smitten by an angel, the beast riding out the earth, birds devouring the slain, and the rider on the white horse. Image taken from f. 38 of Apocalypse... more

Men battling with a dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 22v

Men battling with a dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 22v

Detail of a miniature of an angel above, and five men battling with a multi-headed dragon. Image taken from f. 22v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de l... more

John and lamb from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 25

John and lamb from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 25

Detail of a miniature of John, the lamb on the mount, and worshippers. Image taken from f. 25 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated i... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 3

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 3

Detail of a miniature of John writing, with an angel before him. Image taken from f. 3 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in Frenc... more

Rider on a Pale Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10v

Rider on a Pale Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10v

Detail of a miniature of the rider on the pale horse issuing out of the mouth of Hell. Image taken from f. 10v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Po... more

Death of the Witnesses from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 20

Death of the Witnesses from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 20

Detail of a miniature of a king ordering to kill the Witnesses, illustrating Revelation 11: 7. Image taken from f. 20 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert d... more

Five souls from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 11

Five souls from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 11

Miniature of John with five souls, two of whom are being given robes by angels. Image taken from f. 11 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée tra... more

Angel, birds and a rabbit from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 37v

Angel, birds and a rabbit from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 37v

Detail of a miniature of the angel on the left, with birds in a tree and on the ground on the right, and a rabbit in a hole. Image taken from f. 37v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'),... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 2v

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 2v

Miniature of John asleep among rabbits, while an angel above speaks to him. Image taken from f. 2v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée transla... more

Angel with a sickle from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 27v

Angel with a sickle from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 27v

Detail of a miniature of an angel with a sickle, a wine press, a flood rising up to horses' bridles, etc. Image taken from f. 27v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue ... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 44v

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 44v

Detail of a miniature of John being raised by an angel, with the head of God above. Image taken from f. 44v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porré... more

Fourth and fifth vials from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 30

Fourth and fifth vials from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 30

Detail of a miniature of the emptying of the fourth and fifth vials. Image taken from f. 30 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in ... more

Paul preaching from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 1

Paul preaching from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 1

Detail of a miniature of Paul preaching. Image taken from f. 1 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. Written in French.

Seven angels from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 28

Seven angels from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 28

Detail of a miniature of seven angels with plague vials, and seven angels with harps. Image taken from f. 28 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porr... more

Men battling with a dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 22v

Men battling with a dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 22v

Miniature of an angel above, and five men battling with a multi-headed dragon. Image taken from f. 22v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée tra... more

Dragon and woman in bed from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 21

Dragon and woman in bed from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 21

Detail of a miniature of the dragon, the woman in bed, and her child being caught up to heaven. Image taken from f. 21 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert ... more

Lion-headed beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 28v

Lion-headed beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 28v

Detail of a miniature of a lion-headed beast, and angels with plagues issuing from the Temple. Image taken from f. 28v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert ... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 1v

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 1v

Detail of a miniature of John and representatives of churches. Image taken from f. 1v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French... more

Gate of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 34v

Gate of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 34v

Detail of a miniature of an angel beckoning to four figures issuing from the Gate of Babylon. Image taken from f. 34v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert d... more

God the Father from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 13v

God the Father from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 13v

Detail of a miniature of a medallion with God the Father on the left, with an alter below. On the right, angels with trumpets and a censer and the pouring of fire on the earth, in illustration of Revelation 8:... more

Seventh vial from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 31v

Seventh vial from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 31v

Detail of a miniature of an angel emptying the seventh vial on the left, with an angel issuing from the Temple above. Below, Babylon Is falling into ruins, while on the right, thunders and men hidden in the ea... more

Horses and their riders from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 16v

Horses and their riders from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 16v

Detail of a miniature of the horses and their riders. Image taken from f. 16v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. Writte... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 2v

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 2v

Detail of a miniature of John asleep among rabbits, while an angel above speaks to him. Image taken from f. 2v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Po... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 5v

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 5v

Detail of a miniature of John mounting a ladder towards the open doors of heaven, while an angel takes him by the wrist, illustrating Revelation 4: 1. Image taken from f. 5v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The ... more

John and angel from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 41v

John and angel from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 41v

Detail of a miniature of John and the angel pointing to the walls of New Jerusalem. Image taken from f. 41v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porré... more

Black Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10

Black Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10

Miniature of John with a symbol of Luke and the vision of the Black Horse, a portent of famine, illustrating the opening of the Third Seal (Revelation 6: 5). Image taken from f. 10 of Apocalypse, with commentar... more

Earthquake from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 11v

Earthquake from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 11v

Detail of a miniature of the earthquake, with ruins and fallen stars, and the dead in holes. Image taken from f. 11v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de... more

Dragon and beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, ff. 22v-23

Dragon and beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, ff. 22v-23

Miniature of an angel above, and five men battling with a multi-headed dragon; miniature of the beast from the sea, and a multi-headed dragon. Image taken from ff. 22v-23 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Qu... more

God from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 40

God from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 40

Detail of a miniature of God enthroned, with worshippers, and souls in the mouth of hell. Image taken from f. 40 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la ... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 18v

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 18v

Detail of a miniature of God giving John a measuring rod, with the Temple on the right. Image taken from f. 18v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la P... more

Seven thunders from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 17v

Seven thunders from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 17v

Detail of a miniature of a lion's mouth, with the six heads of the seven thunders on an inverted arc of cloud, with the angel and John below. Image taken from f. 17v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen M... more

First Trumpet from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 14

First Trumpet from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 14

Detail of a miniature of an angel playing the trumpet and a fire coming from heavens on earth, illustrating the description of the First Trumpet (Revelation 8: 7). Image taken from f. 14 of Apocalypse, with com... more

Heaven and Earth from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 40v

Heaven and Earth from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 40v

Detail of a miniature of the new Heaven and Earth, and the new Jerusalem. Image taken from f. 40v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translat... more

Judges from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 39

Judges from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 39

Detail of a miniature of judges seated, while an angel raises up the souls of the slain. Image taken from f. 39 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la P... more

First Trumpet from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 14

First Trumpet from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 14

Miniature of an angel playing the trumpet and a fire coming from heavens on earth, illustrating the description of the First Trumpet (Revelation 8: 7). Image taken from f. 14 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The... more

Angel from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 17

Angel from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 17

Detail of a miniature of the angel seated on an arc of cloud, with his feet on the sea and on land. Image taken from f. 17 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilb... more

The Woman from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 20v

The Woman from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 20v

Detail of a miniature of the woman, with John on the left. Image taken from f. 20v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. W... more

Angel with key and dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 38v

Angel with key and dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 38v

Detail of a miniature of the angel with key and dragon chained, and souls in the mouth of Hell. Image taken from f. 38v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert... more

Fifth vision from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 15v

Fifth vision from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 15v

Detail of a miniature of the fifth vision, the opening of the Bottomless Pit. Image taken from f. 15v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée tran... more

God and the Elders from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 7v

God and the Elders from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 7v

Miniature of God enthroned, with Elders below casting down their crowns, and below, God enthroned, a book with seals, an angel, and John and the Elder. Image taken from f. 7v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The... more

Flowering reed from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 18

Flowering reed from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 18

Detail of a miniature of the angel giving John a flowering reed. Image taken from f. 18 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in Fren... more

Distribution of Trumpets and First Trumpet from BL Royal 19 B XV, ff. 13v-14

Distribution of Trumpets and First Trumpet from BL Royal 19 B XV, ff. ...

Miniature of Christ and angels playing trumpets and censing the altar, illustrating Revelation 8:2-4, and a miniature of an angel playing the trumpet and a fire coming from heavens on earth, illustrating the de... more

Rider on the white horse and his followers from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 37

Rider on the white horse and his followers from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 3...

Detail of a miniature of the rider on a white horse and his armoured followers, with John above in the upper left. Image taken from f. 37 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the p... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 2

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 2

Detail of a miniature of John, and the Son of Man between seven candlesticks. Image taken from f. 2 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée transl... more

New Earth from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 40v

New Earth from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 40v

Miniature of an angel and the vision of the New Earth, and a miniature of John with an angel and the vision of the New Sea, illustrating Revelation 21:1. Image taken from f. 40v of Apocalypse, with commentary (... more

John and angel from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 26

John and angel from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 26

Detail of a miniature of John, a flying angel, and kneeling figures. Image taken from f. 26 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in ... more

God the Father from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 43v

God the Father from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 43v

Detail of a miniature of God the Father holding the Lamb, and the city and tree of life, and the river. Image taken from f. 43v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of... more

Ship from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 12

Ship from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 12

Detail of a miniature of a ship in a mandorla, angels holding winds, and the fifth angel. Image taken from f. 12 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la ... more

Frogs from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 30v

Frogs from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 30v

Detail of a miniature of John witnessing frogs emerging from the mouths of a seven-headed dragon, a seven-headed beast and false prophets, illustrating Revelation 16:13. Image taken from f. 30v of Apocalypse, w... more

Whore of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 32v

Whore of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 32v

Detail of a miniature of John and the angel, and the Whore of Babylon sitting on the waters. Image taken from f. 32v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de... more

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 36

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 36

Detail of a miniature of God enthroned, with worshippers. Image taken from f. 36 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. Wri... more

Second vision from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 14v

Second vision from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 14v

Miniature of the second vision: an angel with a trumpet, the sea being poisoned as a fiery mountain is cast into the sea. Image taken from f. 14v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), wi... more

Five souls from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 11

Five souls from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 11

Detail of a miniature of John with five souls, two of whom are being given robes by angels. Image taken from f. 11 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de l... more

Seventh vial from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 31v

Seventh vial from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 31v

Detail of a miniature of an angel emptying the seventh vial on the left, with an angel issuing from the Temple above. Below, Babylon Is falling into ruins, while on the right, thunders and men hidden in the ea... more

Beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 24v

Beast from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 24v

Detail of a miniature of the first Beast and worshippers, the Beast rising from the earth, an executioner and victims. Image taken from f. 24v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with ... more

Black Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10

Black Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10

Miniature of John with a symbol of Luke and the vision of the Black Horse, a portent of famine, illustrating the opening of the Third Seal (Revelation 6: 5). Image taken from f. 10 of Apocalypse, with commentar... more

Babylon falling from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 26v

Babylon falling from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 26v

Detail of a miniature of a second flying angel, Babylon falling, a third angel and standing figures, and the Lamb on the mount, and an altar with a cup. Image taken from f. 26v of Apocalypse, with commentary (T... more

John and Elder from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 13

John and Elder from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 13

Detail of a miniature of John and a crowned Elder. Image taken from f. 13 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. Written in French.

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 12v

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 12v

Detail of a miniature of God enthroned, with the Lamb and book, and adoring angels and multitudes. Image taken from f. 12v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilb... more

White Horse and Red Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9v

White Horse and Red Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9v

Detail of a miniature of John with a symbol of Mark and the vision of the Red Horse, illustrating the opening of the Second Seal (Revelation 6: 3-4). Image taken from f. 9v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The '... more

Second and third vials from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 29v

Second and third vials from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 29v

Detail of a miniature of the emptying of the second and third vials. Image taken from f. 29v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in... more

First vial from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 29

First vial from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 29

Detail of a miniature of the emptying of the first vial. Image taken from f. 29 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. Writ... more

God the Father from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 13v

God the Father from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 13v

Miniature of a medallion with God the Father on the left, with an alter below. On the right, angels with trumpets and a censer and the pouring of fire on the earth, in illustration of Revelation 8:2-4. Image t... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 45

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 45

Detail of a miniature of John kneeling before Christ. Image taken from f. 45 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated in French. Written... more

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9

Miniature of God enthroned amidst groups of angels, while below, figures are kneeling. Image taken from f. 9 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porr... more

Witnesses from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 19

Witnesses from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 19

Detail of a miniature of the Witnesses before a seated king, and a knight in armour. Image taken from f. 19 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porré... more

Third and fourth visions from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 15

Third and fourth visions from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 15

Miniature of the third and fourth visions: the fall of the great star from the heavens, and part of the sun, moon, and waters smitten, and the eagle. Image taken from f. 15 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The '... more

Sixth vision from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 16

Sixth vision from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 16

Detail of a miniature of the sixth vision, the loosing of the four angels bound in the River Euphrates. Image taken from f. 16 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of ... more

Beast and dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 23

Beast and dragon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 23

Detail of a miniature of the beast rising from the sea, and the dragon. Image taken from f. 23 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée translated ... more

Ruins of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 34

Ruins of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 34

Detail of a miniature of ravens and wild beasts among the ruins of Babylon. Image taken from f. 34 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée transla... more

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 5v

John from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 5v

Miniature of John mounting a ladder towards the open doors of heaven, while an angel takes him by the wrist, illustrating Revelation 4: 1. Image taken from f. 5v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary ... more

Whore of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 32

Whore of Babylon from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 32

Detail of a miniature of the angel speaking to John and pointing to the Whore of Babylon, who is sitting on the Beast. Image taken from f. 32 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with t... more

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 8

God enthroned from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 8

Detail of a miniature of God enthroned, the Lamb, Four Beasts, and Elders with harps and vials. Image taken from f. 8 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert d... more

White Horse and Red Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9v

White Horse and Red Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9v

Miniature of John with an angel and the vision of the White Horse, illustrating the opening of the First Seal (Revelation 6: 2), and a miniature of John with a symbol of Mark and the vision of the Red Horse, il... more

White Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9v

White Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 9v

Detail of a miniature of John with an angel and the vision of the White Horse, illustrating the opening of the First Seal (Revelation 6: 2). Image taken from f. 9v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mar... more

Son of Man from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 27

Son of Man from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 27

Detail of a miniature of the Son of Man reaping, an an angel emerging from a door, etc. Image taken from f. 27 of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Po... more

Rider on a Pale Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10v

Rider on a Pale Horse from BL Royal 19 B XV, f. 10v

Miniature of the rider on the pale horse issuing out of the mouth of Hell. Image taken from f. 10v of Apocalypse, with commentary (The 'Queen Mary Apocalypse'), with the prologue of Gilbert de la Porrée transla... more

Kneeling figures from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 310

Kneeling figures from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 310

Miniature of six kneeling figures, three men and three women, with Christ in a cloud, His right hand raised in benediction,and a sphere in his left, with a bas-de-page scene of Margaret, who whips two devils, w... more

Grotesque dragons from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 138v

Grotesque dragons from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 138v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of two grotesque dragons, with heads in their tails, twisted together (similar to the amphivena of bestiaries). Image taken from f. 138v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Writ... more

Men and women from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 200v

Men and women from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 200v

Bas-de-page scene of two men and two women seated on a bench, with one of the women holding a lapdog. Image taken from f. 200v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Esau and Jacob from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 12v

Esau and Jacob from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 12v

Detail of a miniature of the birth of Esau and Jacob, in the lower register. Image taken from f. 12v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Bear from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 131

Bear from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 131

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a bear on a chain springing at a woman, while a man is whipping him. Image taken from f. 131 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Monk from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 221v

Monk from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 221v

Bas-de-page scene of a monk kneeling before the Virgin Mary. Image taken from f. 221v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Sirens from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 97

Sirens from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 97

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of two sirens (one winged) attacking the sleeping crew of a ship. Image taken from f. 97 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Grotesque and knight from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 133v

Grotesque and knight from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 133v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a grotesque hybrid jousting a knight, whose horse has collapsed beneath him. Image taken from f. 133v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Joshua returning from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 27

Joshua returning from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 27

Detail of a lower register miniature of Joshua and his scouts returning from the promised land with fruits. Image taken from f. 27 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Magi before Herod from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 131

Magi before Herod from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 131

Detail of a miniature of the three Magi before Herod. Image taken from f. 131 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Lion from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 86

Lion from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 86

Bas-de-page scene of a lion seated between two trees (sleeping, according to legend, with its eyes open). Image taken from f. 86 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Joseph interpreting dreams from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 16v

Joseph interpreting dreams from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 16v

Detail of a lower register miniature of Joseph interpreting dreams for the king of Egypt. Image taken from f. 16v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Virgin Mary from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 286

Virgin Mary from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 286

Detail of an historiated initial 'D'(ominus) of the Virgin Mary standing with outstretched arms towards a cloud with the crucified Christ Image taken from f. 286 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written i... more

Thomas from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 287v

Thomas from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 287v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas arguing before the king. Image taken from f. 287v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Mermaids from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 191

Mermaids from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 191

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of two mermaids, one with a harp, the other with a trumpet and mirror. Image taken from f. 191 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Moses and the king of Egypt from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 24v

Moses and the king of Egypt from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 24v

Detail of a lower register miniature of Moses and the king of Egypt's troops facing each other across the Red Sea. Image taken from f. 24v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French im... more

Samson's parents from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 42v

Samson's parents from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 42v

Miniature of the annunciation to the father and mother of Samson, in the upper register; and a miniature of Samson's father making an offering to God, in the lower register. Image taken from f. 42v of Psalter (... more

Cosmas and Damian from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 268v

Cosmas and Damian from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 268v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Cosmas and Damian before a judge. Image taken from f. 268v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Group of figures from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 299v

Group of figures from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 299v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of two women speaking to three men. Image taken from f. 299v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Saturninus and Sisinnius from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 284v

Saturninus and Sisinnius from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 284v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Saturninus and Sisinnius before a judge. Image taken from f. 284v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Zebah and Zalumna from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 36v

Zebah and Zalumna from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 36v

Miniature of kings Zebah and Zalumna taken to execution, in the upper register; and of Jerubbaal asking a youth about the rich people of Succoth, and of the destruction of Penuel, in the lower register. Image t... more