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'Abd-Allâh ibn Ubayy of the 'Awf tribe and two friends sit before the cave of a hermit priest and question him about Muhammad.

'Abd-Allâh ibn Ubayy of the 'Awf tribe and two friends sit before the ...

Life of the Prophet Muhammad written at the order of the Mamluk sultan al-Mansûr 'Alâ' al-Dîn 'Alî (d. 778/1376). The work was first illustrated during the reign of the Ottoman sultan Murâd III.

Hermit being clothed from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 135

Hermit being clothed from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 135

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a naked hermit being clothed by another. Image taken from f. 135 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Monk leading hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 118v

Monk leading hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 118v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a monk with a crozier leading the sinful hermit from his cave. Image taken from f. 118v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit entering cave from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 135v

Hermit entering cave from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 135v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit entering his cave. Image taken from f. 135v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Drunk hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115

Drunk hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a drunk hermit and woman embracing on the ground near a windmill; the miller emerges carrying a mallet. Image taken from f. 115 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria ... more

Hermit baptizing man from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 133v

Hermit baptizing man from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 133v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit baptizing a naked man. Image taken from f. 133v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Angel visiting hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 136v

Angel visiting hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 136v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of an angel visiting a hermit in his cave. Image taken from f. 136v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit among trees from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 131v

Hermit among trees from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 131v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a naked hermit among the trees. Image taken from f. 131v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Woman bringing infant to hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 133

Woman bringing infant to hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 133

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a woman bringing an infant to a hairy hermit. Image taken from f. 133 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

A sinful hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114v

A sinful hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114v

Bas-de-page scene of a hermit sitting outside a tavern drinking ale; the alewife approaches him with a flagon. Subsequent scenes depict the hermit fornicating with the alewife, murdering the miller who catches... more

Hermit in a cave from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 117v

Hermit in a cave from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 117v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a sinful hermit, naked and transformed into a hairy wild man, crawling into a cave. Image taken from f. 117v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield De... more

Hermit clubbing woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 129v

Hermit clubbing woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 129v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit clubbing a woman. Image taken from f. 129v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit in cave from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 132

Hermit in cave from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 132

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hairy hermit crawling into a cave. Image taken from f. 132 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit on a leash from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 134

Hermit on a leash from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 134

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a naked hermit on a leash being lead by two other men. Image taken from f. 134 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Devil and hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 113v

Devil and hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 113v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a devil and a hermit outside a hut. Image taken from f. 113v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit stripping off his clothes from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 131

Hermit stripping off his clothes from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 131

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit stripping off his clothes. Image taken from f. 131 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Drunk hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115

Drunk hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a drunk hermit and woman embracing on the ground near a windmill; the miller emerges carrying a mallet. Image taken from f. 115 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria ... more

Hermit chained to a block from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 134v

Hermit chained to a block from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 134v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a naked hairy hermit chained to a block; a man and three dogs approach him. Image taken from f. 134v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'... more

Hermit making confession from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 117

Hermit making confession from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 117

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit making his confession to a bishop. Image taken from f. 117 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Devil and hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 113v

Devil and hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 113v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a devil and a hermit outside a hut. Image taken from f. 113v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit attacking miller from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 116

Hermit attacking miller from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 116

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit attacking a miller with a mallet. Image taken from f. 116 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit and murdered woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 130

Hermit and murdered woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 130

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit with a scythe before an altar; a murdered woman lies behind him. Image taken from f. 130 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). ... more

Nun visiting hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 130v

Nun visiting hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 130v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a nun visiting a hermit. Image taken from f. 130v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit threatening woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 129

Hermit threatening woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 129

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit with his hand upraised against a woman and an infant. Image taken from f. 129 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

King visiting hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 132v

King visiting hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 132v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a king with hounds visiting a hairy hermit in his cave. Image taken from f. 132v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Man bringing a letter to a hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 136

Man bringing a letter to a hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 136

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a man bringing a letter to a hermit in his cave. Image taken from f. 136 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit stripping off his robe from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 116v

Hermit stripping off his robe from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 116v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit stripping off his robe. Image taken from f. 116v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit with animals from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 118

Hermit with animals from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 118

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a sinful hermit, transformed into a naked wild man, with a stag, pigs, and a ram. Image taken from f. 118 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decre... more

Hermit and man from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114

Hermit and man from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a man with a sack entering a windmill; there is a hermit on the right. Image taken from f. 114 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Wri... more

A sinful hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114v

A sinful hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit sitting outside a tavern drinking ale; the alewife approaches him with a flagon. Subsequent scenes depict the hermit fornicating with the alewife, murdering the miller... more

A sinful hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114v

A sinful hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 114v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit sitting outside a tavern drinking ale; the alewife approaches him with a flagon. Subsequent scenes depict the hermit fornicating with the alewife, murdering the miller... more

Hermit embracing woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 127

Hermit embracing woman from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 127

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit embracing a woman. Image taken from f. 127 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Written in Latin.

Hermit seizing mallet from the miller from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115v

Hermit seizing mallet from the miller from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a hermit seizing a mallet from the miller; the windmill is above them. Image taken from f. 115v of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithfield Decretals'). Wr... more

Drunk hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115

Drunk hermit from BL Royal 10 E IV, f. 115

Bas-de-page scene of a drunk hermit and woman embracing on the ground near a windmill; the miller emerges carrying a mallet. Image taken from f. 115 of Decretals of Gregory IX with glossa ordinaria (the 'Smithf... more

Hermit and child from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 209

Hermit and child from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 209

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of an angel, sent by the Virgin, delivering an infant to a hermit to be nurtured. Image taken from f. 209 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Hermit and child from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 209

Hermit and child from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 209

Bas-de-page scene of an angel, sent by the Virgin, delivering an infant to a hermit to be nurtured, with a decorated initial 'C'(antate). Image taken from f. 209 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written i... more

Hermit Saints (Schr. 1773b)

Hermit Saints (Schr. 1773b)

Anonymous, German, 15th century

Sir Lancelot speaking with a hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 109

Sir Lancelot speaking with a hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 109

Miniature of Sir Lancelot speaking with a hermit inside a building. Image taken from f. 109 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Sir Lancelot speaking with a hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 109

Sir Lancelot speaking with a hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 109

Detail of a miniature of Sir Lancelot speaking with a hermit inside a building. Image taken from f. 109 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Hermit Nascien at Arthur's court from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 91v

Hermit Nascien at Arthur's court from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 91v

Miniature of the hermit Nascien appearing at Arthur's banquet, bearing the Grail under a cover. Image taken from f. 91v of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Detail of a miniature of the author as a hermit prostrating himself before the altar with a chalice, and the Manus Dei blessing him, and a historiated initial 'C'(hil) of a young man with a dog, at the beginnin... more

Hermit Nascien at Arthur's court from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 91v

Hermit Nascien at Arthur's court from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 91v

Detail of a miniature of the hermit Nascien appearing at Arthur's banquet, bearing the Grail under a cover. Image taken from f. 91v of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Sir Lionel killing a hermit and Sir Colgrevaunce from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 123v

Sir Lionel killing a hermit and Sir Colgrevaunce from BL Royal 14 E II...

Miniature of Sir Lionel killing a hermit and Sir Colgrevaunce, while Sir Bors is staggering about, dizzy from blows given to him by Sir Lionel. Image taken from f. 123v of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del... more

Sir Lionel killing a hermit and Sir Colgrevaunce from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 123v

Sir Lionel killing a hermit and Sir Colgrevaunce from BL Royal 14 E II...

Detail of a miniature of Sir Lionel killing a hermit and Sir Colgrevaunce, while Sir Bors is staggering about, dizzy from blows given to him by Sir Lionel. Image taken from f. 123v of Estoire del Saint Graal, L... more

Hermit writing from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 6v

Hermit writing from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 6v

Miniature of the hermit writing at a desk. Image taken from f. 6v of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 6v

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 6v

Detail of a miniature of the hermit writing at a desk. Image taken from f. 6v of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del Saint Graal, Morte Artu. Written in French.

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Detail of a miniature of a hermit speaking with God, following the rubric, 'Ensi que dieus eu une nue parole an hermite qui est devant son autel.' Image taken from f. 3 of Estoire del Saint Graal, La Queste del... more

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Detail of a miniature of a hermit speaking with God, following the rubric, 'Ensi que dieus eu une nue parole an hermite qui est devant son autel'; with a partial border containing an angel. Image taken from f. ... more

Visit to a Hermit

Visit to a Hermit

Attributed to Iran, probably Qazvin

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Hermit from BL Royal 14 E III, f. 3

Miniature of the author as a hermit prostrating himself before the altar with a chalice, and the Manus Dei blessing him, and a historiated initial 'C'(hil) of a young man with a dog, at the beginning of the tex... more

St. Paul, Hermit

St. Paul, Hermit

Salvator Rosa (Italian, Arenella (Naples) 1615–1673 Rome)

Hermit with a Staff

Hermit with a Staff

Attributed to Katsushika Hokusai (Japanese, Tokyo (Edo) 1760–1849 Tokyo (Edo)) Edo period (1615–1868)

An Angel Bringing Food to a Hermit

An Angel Bringing Food to a Hermit

Jean Honoré Fragonard (French, Grasse 1732–1806 Paris)

architecture from "Four Poems, viz.: I. Armine and Elvira (a legendary tale in two parts by Mr Cartwright). II. The Hermit of Warkworth (a Northumberland ballad in three fits by T. Percy, Bishop of Dromore). III. The Deserted Village (a poem by Dr Goldsmith). IV. The Traveller (a poem by O. Goldsmith)"

architecture from "Four Poems, viz.: I. Armine and Elvira (a legendary...

This image has been taken from scan 000113 from "Four Poems, viz.: I. Armine and Elvira (a legendary tale in two parts by Mr Cartwright). II. The Hermit of Warkworth (a Northumberland ballad in three fits by T.... more

L'Ermite à la Tête de Mort (The Hermit with Skull)

L'Ermite à la Tête de Mort (The Hermit with Skull)

Rodolphe Bresdin (French, Montrelais 1822–1885 Sèvres)