Tree depicted in an Icelandic manuscript from the 18th century

nihtern: “ Thiazi stops the Æsir from boiling food. From century Icelandic manuscript of the Prose Edda. “According to Skáldskaparmál, the gods Odin, Loki and Hœnir set out one day on a journey,.

Color in the Middle Ages We often imagine the medieval world to be one of dreariness and monotony with little to recommend it in the way of color and aesthetic beauty. The default images in our min…

Josselin Castle, medieval castle at Josselin, in the Morbihan department of Brittany, France, first built in the century and rebuilt at various times since.

Chartres Cathedral, North Portal, Zodiac signs - The Zodiac signs are portrayed in various forms - different carvings, stained glass windows, astronomical clock - on the Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres. Read about the peculiarities: http://www.chartofthemoment.com/history-and-art/the-zodiac-in-mediaeval-architecture/chartres-cathedral/

Chartres Cathedral, North Portal, Zodiac signs - The Zodiac signs are portrayed in various forms - different carvings, stained glass windows, astronomical clock - on the Cathedral of Our Lady of Chartres.

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A monk tastes his wine while refilling a jug, from the century Sienese manuscript Li Livres dou Santé

Subjugation of the Cantabrians by Visigoth King Leowigild, portrayed as an 11th century Spanish knight

Subjugation of the Cantabrians by Visigoth King Liuvigild Panel of Ivory Romanesque Reliquary Ark of San Millán de la Cogolla, century

Chapiteau de l'ancien chœur roman de l'abbatiale Saint-Pierre de Mozac dit de la Résurrection

Chapiteau de l'ancien chœur roman de l'abbatiale Saint-Pierre de Mozac dit de la Résurrection

Dettaglio articolo 5476 Majolica tile, copy from Tacuina Sanitatis, hand made by Recuperando srl Italy

Dettaglio articolo 5476 Majolica tile, copy from Tacuina Sanitatis, hand made by Recuperando srl Italy

Tomb of Queen Elisende, 1322-1327, Monestir de Pedralbes, Barcelona. Note the loose hair.

Tomb of Queen Elisende, Monestir de Pedralbes, Barcelona. Note the loose hair. Embroidery in a band down the length of the undersleeve

L’usage du vin en médecine ne date pas de la période médiévale. Déjà au temps de l’ancienne Egypte ou de la Rome antique on en vantait les vertus. Hippocrate lui-même disait que le vin était bon pour l’homme sous condition qu’il soit administré d’une...

The evolution of English & European - Gardening, Farming, & Cultural Landscapes to 1800

Benedetto Antelami, the months (September), 1210-15c, the baptistery of Parma, Italy

Battistero, Parma, Benedetto Antelami - Settembre - Ciclo dei Mesi, c.

Modena ,il Duomo: la Casa di San Geminiano, il Libro di Pietra.   Capolavoro del Romanico eretto nel 1099.  Opera dell'architetto Lanfranco ...

Modena Cathedral- APRIL is a young gentleman with an elegant short dress with pleated herringbone and oxfords. Holds leaf and flower of the new season.

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