Romanesque illuminated manuscripts (1051-1100)
Preview Picture Data File Info Comment
Beatus of Liébana: Commentary on the Apocalypse
1028-72
Manuscript (Cod. Lat. 8878)
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

859*1100
True Color
216 Kb



Beatus of Liébana: Commentary on the Apocalypse
11th century
Manuscript
Museo Diocesano, Seu de Urgell

530*800
True Color
84 Kb



Oppian: Cynegetica
11th century
Manuscript (Gr. Z. 479)
Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Venice

1279*800
True Color
195 Kb



Illustrated initial
c. 1100
Manuscript (Ms Canon Gr 103)
Bodleian Library, Oxford

800*1068
True Color
166 Kb



Oppian: Cynegetica
11th century
Manuscript (Gr. Z. 479)
Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Venice

1303*800
True Color
199 Kb



Codex Vyšehradensis
c. 1085
Manuscript (XIV- A. 13.)
Státní Knihovna, Prague

800*1158
True Color
239 Kb



Gospel Book of Matilda
1090s
Manuscript, 343 x 198 mm
The Morgan Library and Museum, New York

800*1087
True Color
193 Kb



Exultet Rolls of Southern Italy
c. 1087
Manuscript (Ms. Barb. Lat. 592)
Biblioteca Apostolica, Vatican

1209*900
True Color
226 Kb



St Jerome's Commentary on Isaiah
1090s
Manuscript (Ms. Bodley 717)
Bodleian Library, Oxford

1191*850
True Color
176 Kb



Heidelberg Psalter
11th century
Manuscript (Pal. lat. 39.)
Biblioteca Apostolica, Vatican

900*1215
True Color
229 Kb



Sacramentary of Fulda (Fuldaer Sakramentar)
11th century
Manuscript (Msc. Lit. 1)
Staatsbibliotek, Bamberg

St Boniface, born in England about 675, became Archbishop of Mainz in Germany and a missionary in the Netherlands. The miniature on folio 126v of this 11th-century manuscript records his success in baptizing converts and his eventual martyrdom in Friesland, aged nearly eighty.


800*1168
True Color
237 Kb



Medical Miscellany
11th century
Manuscript (MS Lat. 7028)
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

757*1000
True Color
199 Kb



Vita et miracula s. Mauri
c. 1100
Manuscript (Ms 2273)
Bibliothèque Municipale, Troyes

1100*802
True Color
181 Kb




Summary of illuminated manuscripts (miniatures)
Romanesque illuminations
1001-1050 | 1051-1100 | 1101-1150 | 1151-1200 | 1201-1250
Gothic illuminations
1251-1300 | 1301-1350 | 1351-1400 | 1401-1450
Renaissance illuminations
1451-1500 | 1501-1550
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