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Thomas from BL Eg 1139, f. 10v

Miniature of the incredulity of Thomas. Image taken from f. 10v of Psalter (The 'Melisende Psalter') with canticles, prayers, and litany. Written in Latin.

Plaque with Doubting Thomas

Presented here are scenes from Gospel accounts of Jesus’ meetings with hisfollowers after the Resurrection. Each plaque is composed of multiple pieces ofwalrus ivory carved in high relief. These plaques, along ... more

Plaque with Saints James, Matthew, and Thomas

The Latin inscriptions name three of Jesus’ apostles: James, Matthew, and Thomas. Made in Meuse valley, Netherlands

Reliquary Casket with Scenes from the Martyrdom of Saint Thomas Becket

This precious silver box was created to contain a relic of the martyred English saint Thomas Becket. Saint Thomas was the archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170, and he is perhaps best known for his struggl... more

Doubting Thomas from BL Royal 20 B IV, f. 154v

Detail of a miniature of Christ and the doubting Thomas. Image taken from f. 154v of Meditationes vitae Christi (Le Livre doré des meditations de la vie de nostre seigneur Jesu Christ). Written in French.

Thomas of Canterbury from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 236v

Bas-de-page scene of Thomas of Canterbury sitting at a table receiving the news of the arrival of four knights, with a zoomorphic initial 'I'(n) containing a dragon. Image taken from f. 236v of Psalter ('The Qu... more

Mother of Thomas of Canterbury from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 288v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the mother of Thomas, the Saracen Emir's daughter, being recognized by Gilbert Becket's servant. Image taken from f. 288v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin... more

Thomas blessing from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 294

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas welcoming and blessing his family Image taken from f. 294 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 290

Bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket's mother lying in bed with the infant Thomas beside her in a cradle and a woman holding back the curtain. Image taken from f. 290 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Writte... more

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

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.

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.

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 299

Detail of a bas-de-page drawing of Thomas Becket, supported by two angels, kneeling before Christ. Image taken from f. 299 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Marriage of Thomas's parents from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 289v

Bas-de-page scene of the mother of Thomas Becket, the Saracen Emir's daughter, being married to Gilbert Becket. Image taken from f. 289v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French ima... more

The mother of Thomas of Canterbury from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 289

Detail of a bas-de-page of the mother of Thomas of Canterbury being baptised, immersed in a large font, by two bishops. Image taken from f. 289 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with Fren... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 298v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket lying in state in his tomb. Image taken from f. 298v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas resigning from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 294v

Bas-de-page scene of Thomas resigning to the Pope his pontifical ring and cross. Image taken from f. 294v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Trinity and Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 299

Miniature of the Trinity, surrounded by four angels, and a bas-de-page drawing of Thomas Becket, supported by two angels, kneeling before Christ. Image taken from f. 299 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). W... more

Thomas from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 288

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas being beheaded by a man with a raised sword, and watched by two men dressed in chain mail. Image taken from f. 288 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin... more

Christ in Majesty and Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 298v

Miniature of Christ in Majesty, surrounded by the symbols of the four Evangelists, with an historiated initial 'Q' of a bishop speaking to a group of people, and a bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket lying in st... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 297v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a messenger announcing the arrival of four knights to Thomas Becket. Image taken from f. 297v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Martyrdom of Thomas from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 237

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the martyrdom Thomas of Canterbury before the cross-bearer Grim holding up the cross and surrounded by four knights. Image taken from f. 237 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 293v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket and his family journeying on foot into their exile, the women carrying infants. Image taken from f. 293v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, w... more

Thomas back to England from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 297

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket in a boat returning to England. Image taken from f. 297 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas resigning from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 294v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas resigning to the Pope his pontifical ring and cross. Image taken from f. 294v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 290v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the king giving Thomas Becket a letter nominating him as Archbishop. Image taken from f. 290v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

The mother of Thomas of Canterbury from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 289

Bas-de-page of the mother of Thomas of Canterbury being baptised, immersed in a large font, by two bishops. Image taken from f. 289 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas of Canterbury from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 236v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas of Canterbury sitting at a table receiving the news of the arrival of four knight. Image taken from f. 236v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with ... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 291v

Bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket disputing with the king. Image taken from f. 291v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas and the Pope from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 295

Bas-de-page scene of Thomas at a table, dining with the Pope. Image taken from f. 295 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas and the Pope from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 295

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas at a table, dining with the Pope. Image taken from f. 295 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 291

Bas-de-page of Thomas Becket, with mitre, pall and cross, being consecrated. Image taken from f. 291 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 290v

Bas-de-page scene of the king giving Thomas Becket a letter nominating him as Archbishop. Image taken from f. 290v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Martyrdom of Thomas from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 237

Bas-de-page scene of the martyrdom Thomas of Canterbury before the cross-bearer Grim holding up the cross and surrounded by four knights. Image taken from f. 237 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written i... more

Thomas back to England from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 297

Bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket in a boat returning to England. Image taken from f. 297 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 292v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the king ordering all Thomas Becket's kin to be banished. Image taken from f. 292v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Mary and Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 297v

Three-part miniature of scenes from the life of the Virgin, including the Assumption of Christ, the Pentecost, and the death of Mary, with an historiated initial 'N'(unc) of the Presentation in the Temple, and ... more

Marriage of Thomas's parents from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 289v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the mother of Thomas Becket, the Saracen Emir's daughter, being married to Gilbert Becket. Image taken from f. 289v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, wit... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 291

Detail of a bas-de-page of Thomas Becket, with mitre, pall and cross, being consecrated. Image taken from f. 291 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 296v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket being reconciled with the king. Image taken from f. 296v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Mary and Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 298

Four-part miniature with scenes from the Life of Mary, including the Coronation of the Virgin, the Deposition of Mary, and the Assumption of the Virgin, with a bas-de-page scene of the murder of Thomas Becket. ... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 293v

Bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket and his family journeying on foot into their exile, the women carrying infants. Image taken from f. 293v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French i... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 291v

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket disputing with the king. Image taken from f. 291v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Moses and Thomas from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 288

Historiated initial 'A'(udite) with a horned Moses praying to the Almighty in a cloud above, with the flaming mouth of Hell and three Israelites to his right, with a bas-de-page scene of Thomas being beheaded b... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 290

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of Thomas Becket's mother lying in bed with the infant Thomas beside her in a cradle and a woman holding back the curtain. Image taken from f. 290 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalt... more

Thomas Becket from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 298

Detail of a bas-de-page scene of the murder of Thomas Becket. Image taken from f. 298 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

Mother of Thomas of Canterbury from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 288v

Bas-de-page scene of the mother of Thomas, the Saracen Emir's daughter, being recognized by Gilbert Becket's servant. Image taken from f. 288v of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with Frenc... more

Saint Thomas

Six other panels from the series are known. All were owned by the German painter and collector Johann Anton Ramboux in the nineteenth century, and they formed either the predella or a row of figures above the m... more

The Last Judgment; The Virgin and Child with a Bishop-Saint and Saint Peter Martyr; The Crucifixion; The Glorification of Saint Thomas Aquinas; The Nativity

One of the principal Florentine manuscript illuminators during the second quarter of the fourteenth century, the anonymous artist known as the Master of the Dominican Effigies, like many of his contemporaries, ... more

Shrine of Thomas from BL Royal 19 D I, f. 127v

Miniature of pilgrims at the shrine of Thomas. Image taken from f. 127v of Historia de proeliis, translated in French as La vraie ystoire dou bon roi Alixandre, and other romances. Written in French.

Doubting Thomas

Made in Carinthia, Austria

Saint Thomas

Made in Carinthia, Austria

Saints Matthias and Thomas

Bartolomeo Bulgarini (Italian, Siena, active 1337–78)

Diptych with Scenes of the Life of Christ and the Virgin, Saint Michael, John the Baptist, Thomas Becket, and the Trinity

The densely packed scenes on this large diptych depict an unusually rich array of New Testament events, apocryphal legends, and the lives of the saints. The sequence of events shown on the left panel beginning ... more

Thomas of Canterbury from BL Royal 19 B XVII, f. 33v

Miniature of Thomas of Canterbury, with a partial border and two foliate initials 'T'(homas). Image taken from f. 33v of Legenda aurea. Written in French.

Christ and Thomas from BL Royal 19 B XVII, f. 18v

Detail of a miniature of Christ and Thomas. Image taken from f. 18v of Legenda aurea. Written in French.

Martyrdom of Thomas à Becket

Thomas Becket, archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170, is perhaps best known for his struggles with King Henry II of England over the separation between the church and the monarchy. He was killed by four kn... more

St. Thomas

Martin Schongauer (German, Colmar ca. 1435/50–1491 Breisach)

Thomas and the Birth of the Virgin from BL Eg 1070, f. 82

Miniatures of Thomas (left) and the Birth of the Virgin (right), with partial foliate borders carried by angels. Image taken from f. 82 of Book of Hours, Use of Paris ('The Hours of René d'Anjou'). Written in L... more

The Slaughter of the Innocents and Thomas from BL Eg 1070, f. 83

Miniatures of the Slaughter of the Innocents (left) and Thomas (right), with partial foliate borders carried by angels. Image taken from f. 83 of Book of Hours, Use of Paris ('The Hours of René d'Anjou'). Writt... more

Thomas and Gregory from BL Eg 1070, f. 88v

Miniatures of Thomas Aquinas (left) and Gregory (right), with partial foliate borders carried by angels. Image taken from f. 88v of Book of Hours, Use of Paris ('The Hours of René d'Anjou'). Written in Latin, c... more

Philip, Thomas, and Bartholemew from BL YT 28, f. 66

Miniature of the martyrdom of Philip by stoning; miniature of the Virgin Mary giving her girdle to Thomas; miniature of the flaying of Bartholemew. Image taken from f. 66 of Secreta secretorum (ff. 1-43); Il Te... more

St. Thomas

In Mariette Album, folio 88, middle left Etched by Master F. P. (Italian, active 16th century)

St. Thomas, from 'Christ, Mary and the Apostles'

Antonio Tempesta (Italian, Florence 1555–1630 Rome)

Tile with Arms of Thomas Coke

The Latin inscription on this tile, in translation, reads: Pray for the souls of Thomas Coke and his wife Alice. The rectangular shape and the technique of the tile are characteristic of the tilers of Malvern, ... more

Thomas Bohier, général des finances 1496, d. 1524 (o.s.)

Medalist: Giovanni Filangieri Candida (born before 1450, died ca. 1498–1499)

The Incredulity of Thomas, from Speculum passionis domini nostri Ihesu Christi

Hans Schäufelein (German, Nuremberg ca. 1480–ca. 1540 Nördlingen)

St. Thomas

Lucas van Leyden (Netherlandish, Leiden ca. 1494–1533 Leiden)

The Doubting Thomas, from The Small Passion

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

The Doubting Thomas, from The Small Passion

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Saint Thomas

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Saint Thomas

Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)

Saint Thomas holding a square rule, his head turned to the right

Verso not visible as the print is laid to another sheet of paper. Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)

The Incredulity of Thomas, from Das Plenarium

Hans Schäufelein (German, Nuremberg ca. 1480–ca. 1540 Nördlingen)

Sts. Thomas and Bartholomew

Monogrammist G.Z. (German, active ca. 1514–21)

Saint Thomas from Christ and the Apostles

Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))

St. Thomas from Christ and the Apostles

Hans Baldung (called Hans Baldung Grien) (German, Schwäbisch Gmünd (?) 1484/85–1545 Strasbourg (Strassburg))

Dish with the Incredulity of St. Thomas

The scene depicted on this dish is usually called the Incredulity of Saint Thomas, a frequently illustrated event from the Gospels in which Christ shows the wound in his side to Thomas, the doubting apostle, wh... more

Saint Thomas

Hans Holbein the Younger (German, Augsburg 1497/98–1543 London)