SPAIN / Medieval - An illustration from the codex of the Cantigas de Santa Maria. The Canticles of Holy Mary are 420 poems with musical notation, written in the during the reign of Alfonso X "The wise" and often attributed to him.
Marginal drawing of cat drinking from a bowl and woman shooing it with a distaff (note spindle hanging off) . Detail of page from "Rothschild Canticles", Flanders, century - Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, MS fol.
Zodiaco - The Hunterian Psalter. century England - Miniatures of the twelve Zodiac signs from the elaborately illuminated Hunterian Psalter, cca. This manuscript is a splendid example of Romanesque book art.