Miniature of a Jew holding an open book, while a devil distracts him from reading, representing the blindness of the Jews to the Christian fulfillment of Old Testament prophecy concerning Aaron's rod; miniature... More
Detail of a historiated initial 'A'(d comentum) of Gregory delivering a letter to two cardinals. Image taken from f. 1 of Lectura in quinque libros Decretalium (Books 1-2). Written in Latin.
Historiated initial 'D'(ei) of Gregory holding tablets and a stylus, at the beginning of Gregory's the Great's commentary on Ezekiel. Image taken from f. 2 of Commentary on Ezekiel. Written in Latin.
Miniature of the Mass of saint Gregory. Image taken from f. 44 of Book of Hours, Use of Sarum ('Hours of Eleanor Worcester'). Written in Latin, some rubrics in French.
Historiated initial of a seated bishop and kneeling woman, with a partial border. Image taken from f. 39v of Dialogues (ff. 1-98v), and a letter (ff. 99-107). Written in Latin.
Miniature of Gregory as a pope reading a book, with a partial border and two foliate initials 'G'(regoire). Image taken from f. 80v of Legenda aurea. Written in French.
Miniature of Pope Gregory in discourse with Peter the Deacon, with royal arms. Image taken from f. 218 of Les omelies Saint Grégoire pape (f. 1); La Fleur des Histoires (f. 218); Exemples Moraux (f. 259v). Writ... More
Detail of miniature of Pope Gregory in discourse with Peter the Deacon, with royal arms. Image taken from f. 218 of Les omelies Saint Grégoire pape (f. 1); La Fleur des Histoires (f. 218); Exemples Moraux (f. 2... More
Based on their close stylistic relationship with the central panel of the altarpiece of the Feeding of the Ten Thousand (National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne), these diminutive panels are attributed to the M... More
Print shows the crucified Christ appearing on an altar to Pope Gregory the Great. Title devised by Library staff. Trimmed to image. Print no. 226 from Marsh Collection.
Print shows Pope Gregory, full-length portrait, standing, facing left, with a knight standing in the background, holding a spear and shield. Title from item. Printed at bottom center: 3. Stamped in lower left: ... More