Book of Hours, Use of Paris (the 'Bedford Hours') France, Central (Paris); c 1410-1430 Full page miniature of the Creation and the Garden of Eden http://www.bl.uk/catalogues/illuminatedmanuscripts/ILLUMIN.ASP?Size=mid&IllID=60371
Jan Collaert I (Netherlandish, ca. 1530–1581) - New Inventions of Modern Times [Nova Reperta], The Invention of Book Printing, plate 4, engraving, 27 × 20 cm, ca. 1600 https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/34.30(5)/
Selfie of drunk medieval decorator This is an unusual image, in more than one sense of the word: it is a rare example of a selfie made by a person who decorated medieval books; and he is drinking on the job. Stuttgart dated 1512
booksnbuildings: “This century illuminated manuscript detail portrays an interesting concept of an ideal study. Apart from the, in our eyes, unusual way of stacking books (by the way, here is an interesting article about why we store books the.