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Decorated headpiece from a Lectionary of the Acts and the Epistles, Add MS f. Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, St John The Evangelist, Four Gospels, Medieval Manuscript, Scroll Design, Byzantine, Design Elements, The Twenties

Twenty-four More Greek Manuscripts Online

Work continues on the Greek Manuscripts Digitisation Project, generously funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation and others. In July we uploaded 24 new manuscripts, adding to our previous totals. We hope you enjoy paging through our newest manuscripts! Details are of course below: Add MS 26115, Philostratus, Imagines (TLG 1600.001),...

Hamilton lectionary, Constantinople, end of century Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Statues, Byzantine Art, Morgan Library, 11th Century, Roman Empire, Les Oeuvres, Renaissance

Hamilton lectionary, MS M.639 fol. 49r - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

Evangelist Matthew | Hamilton lectionary | Constantinople | end of 11th century | The Morgan Library & Museum

Byzantine Greek New Testament. Viking Jewelry, Ancient Jewelry, Typography Letters, Lettering, 17th Century Art, Byzantine Art, Scroll Design, Medieval Art, New Testament

1.2 Septuagint & Greek NT - The Schoyen Collection

manuscripts from around the world spanning 5000 years of human civilization

Gospel Book, Title page to the Gospel of John, Walters Manuscript fol. Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Book In Latin, Book Of Kells, Byzantine Art, Book Of Hours, Medieval Manuscript, Old Paintings, Linocut Prints

Gospel Book, Title page to the Gospel of John, Walters Manuscript W.528, fol. 188r

This Gospel book is representative of a large group of illuminated manuscripts produced during the second half of the twelfth century and possibly in the first decades after the Crusader conquest of Constantinople (1204). Its one surviving miniature has been overpainted in the twentieth century but retains some of its original character. Each Gospel opens with an exuberantly ornamented headpiece. To explore fully digitized manuscripts with a virtual page-turning application, please visit…

 other texts (Getty Museum) Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Byzantine Art, Getty Museum, Red Led, Book Images, Museum Collection

Miscellany: Physiologus; other texts (Getty Museum)

Miscellany: Physiologus; other texts; Unknown, Angelos Gregorios (Greek (Cretan), active about 1460 - 1480), and Dorotheos of Gaza (Egyptian, active 6th century), and Cyril of Alexandria (Egyptian, died 444); Crete, Greece; 1510–1520; Pen and red lead and iron gall inks, watercolors, tempera colors, and gold paint on paper bound between wood boards covered with probably original brown calf; Leaf: 21.7 × 15.6 cm (8 9/16 × 6 1/8 in.); Ms. Ludwig XV 2 (83.MR.172); The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los…

Image of an item from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts Library Catalog, British Library, Illuminated Manuscript, Byzantine, Gd, Headpiece, Medieval, Vintage World Maps, Fonts

Image of an item from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts

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Gospels of Luke and John at Dumbarton Oaks Gospel Of Luke, Germanic Tribes, Roman Emperor, Scribe, Illuminated Manuscript, Byzantine, Writings, Archaeology, Hand Lettering

The Byzantine Legacy

The Byzantine Legacy explores the art, archiecture and history of the Byzantine Empire and its capital Constantinople.

Byzantine, Early Christian and Late Antiquity art at Dumbarton Oaks Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Book In Latin, Germanic Tribes, Book Of Kells, Byzantine Art, Book Of Hours, Early Christian, Old Paintings

The Byzantine Legacy

The Byzantine Legacy explores the art, archiecture and history of the Byzantine Empire and its capital Constantinople.

It is the Church of Holy Apostles in Constantinople, place of rest for the Emperors. The picture is from a century manuscript. Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Illuminated Manuscript, Statues, Illumination Art, Byzantine Art, Z Arts, Bnf, African History

Homélies de Jacques de Kokkinobaphos (fol. 3v : l’Ascension du Christ et la Parousie), Constantinople, première moitié du XIIe siècle. Paris, BnF.

Zoomorphic initial "O". Liturgy of Basil of Cesarea, Ephesus? Illuminated Letters, Illuminated Manuscript, Ephesus, Byzantine Art, Library Catalog, British Library, Ancient Art, Basil, Initials

Image of an item from the British Library Catalogue of Illuminated Manuscripts

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Psalter and New Testament at Dumbarton Oaks Byzantine Icons, New Testament, Medieval, Vintage World Maps, Ornament, History, Books, Decoration, Historia

The Byzantine Legacy

The Byzantine Legacy explores the art, archiecture and history of the Byzantine Empire and its capital Constantinople.