Monday, September 2, 2013

Check out this big...uh...hit

An image so drrrrrrrrrty we had to edit it for Facebook. 


Besançon, Bibliothèque municipale, ms. 0457, f. 273v. Avicenna, Canon medicinae. Paris, 3rd quarter of the 13th century.

Sunday, August 11, 2013

Death rollin'

Take a ride on the dark side...


incredibly beautiful

Hart MS 20966, Venetian Book of Hours, c. 1470-80, f. 106v.

Monday, June 10, 2013

Zeppelin mashup

This song has always seemed medieval to me. Just learned it was a traditional English folk song, so that explains it...


‘C’(rimen) of a man hanging from gallows.

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Biggie mashup!

Aaaaand, here's what I got today:


Tthe Smithfield Decretals, French with English marginalia, late 13th century or early 14th century, Royal 10 E. iv, f. 139

Monday, April 8, 2013

Shaggy style


1175, Le Roman de Renart

Here, Renard is being chased by the wolf Ysengrin and his wife, Hersent. Renart
loses Ysengrin and Hersent traps herself chasing Renart into a small area.
Renart takes the opportunity to make the best of the situation. ;)