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1 recto-The Romance of Alexander - MS. 264 © Bodleian Library-University of Oxford Library MS. The Romance of Alexander in French verse, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Romance, Art History, Ancient History, Greek History

The Romance of Alexander 1r MS. Bodl. 264

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Alexander the Great vs. bats and rats Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre, France 1420 (British Library, Royal 20 B XX, fol. Medieval Manuscript, Medieval Art, Medieval Fantasy, Illuminated Manuscript, British Library, Jonah And The Whale, Medieval Paintings, Statues, Alexander The Great

Alexander the Great vs. bats and rats Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre, France 1420 (British Library, Royal 20 B XX, fol. 51v) - #Macedonia the #ancient #kingdom of #Greece #Macedonian #Greeks #Alexanderthegreat #art #British #library

Royal 20 B XX f. 83 Alexander and caladrius birds. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Plantagenet, Book Of Hours, Alexander The Great, Anglo Saxon, British Library

Royal 20 B. xx f. 83r detail

Detail of a miniature of Alexander the Great enthroned, being presented with caladrius birds, from Historia de proelis in a French translation (Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre), France (Paris), c. 1420, Royal MS 20 B XX, f. 83

Detail of a miniature of Alexander's battle with white lions. Image taken from f. of Historia de proelis in a French translation (Le Livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre)(index Alexandre). Written in French. British Library, Renaissance Era, Medieval Life, Library Catalog, Alexander The Great, Illuminated Manuscript, 15th Century, Paris, Cross Stitch Patterns

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Eskandar (Alexander the Great) contemplates the Talking Tree Ferdowsi, Shahnameh Timurid: Shiraz, Patron: Ebrahim Soltan b. Shah Rokh Illuminator: Nasr al-Soltani Opaque watercolours, ink and gold on paper Art And Illustration, Couching Stitch, Alexandre Le Grand, Iranian Art, Alexander The Great, Statues, Medieval Art, Orient, Illuminated Manuscript

Eskandar (Alexander the Great) contemplates the Talking Tree, Illustration for Ferdowsi’s Shahnameh, Shiraz, c.1430 Commissioned by Ebrahim Soltan, Timur’s grandson. Illuminator: Nasr al-Soltani. Opaque watercolours, ink and gold on paper

Nectanebo before Olympias from the 1894 Robert Steele edition of the Alexander Romance illustrated by Fred Mason Macedonian Language, Greek History, Alexander The Great, Olympia, Illustrators, Romance, Fantasy, Etchings, Fantasia

Nectanebo before Olympias from the 1894 Robert Steele edition of the Alexander Romance illustrated by Fred Mason

Alexander the Great fighting a dragon, "the hedus beste". Illustration from The Romance of Alexander MS century Dragon Images, Early Middle Ages, Bizarre, Alexander The Great, Anglo Saxon, Medieval Art, My Favorite Image, 14th Century, Illuminated Manuscript

Bodley 264 Romance of Alexander

Bodley 264 Romance of Alexander Fol 063r, 1338-44, Jehan de Grise and his workshop

Alexander the Great in his griffin-powered flying chariot ‘Roman d'Alexandre en prose’ ('Talbot Shrewsbury book’), Rouen British Library, Royal 15 E VI, fol. Old Best Friends, Ancient Near East, Alexander The Great, Creative Skills, Medieval Art, British Library, Ancient Aliens, Fantastic Art, Illuminated Manuscript

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“Alexander the Great in his griffin-powered flying chariot, Roman d'Alexandre, 1444-1445 (BL, Royal 15 E VI, f. 20v)”

(circa) Alexander (Iskandar) building the brazen wall against the people of Gog and Magog. Painted on paper. Probably from a Khamseh of Nizami manuscript.Mughal Style Mughal dynasty Made in India British Museum Brick In The Wall, Aerial Images, Alexander The Great, Ancient Greece, British Museum, Vintage World Maps, Miniatures, History, Painting

Alexander (Iskandar) building the brazen wall against the people of Gog and Magog

Detail of a miniature of Alexander exploring the ocean in a glass barrel, accompanied by a cat and a cock; from Le livre et le vraye hystoire du bon roy Alixandre, France (Paris), c. Royal MS 20 B. xx, f. Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, British Library, Alexandre Le Grand, Alexander The Great, Anglo Saxon, Dark Ages

Lolcats of the Middle Ages

Detail of miniatures of cats catching mice, mice stealing eucharistic wafers, and (below), an ancestor of Keyboard Cat: a later marginal doodle of a cat playing a stringed instrument; from a bestiary, England (Salisbury?), 2nd quarter of the 13th century, Harley MS 4751, f. 30v. The internet is considered by...

 Astrological book of Lombard origin. Illustrated by Cristoforo de Predis , Representation of Mars with the zodiac signs of Aries and Scorpio, Giuseppe Campori Exhibition Hall. Aries And Scorpio, Zodiac Signs Aries, Tarot, Poster Prints, Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Esoteric Art, Art Brut, Medieval Art

Alchemy: Mars. De Sphaera Biblioteca Estense Universitaria (Modena, Italy), 15th century. An #Alchemy artwork.