Italian secular manuscripts (1401-1450)
Preview Picture Data File Info Comment
Female artist
1402
Manuscript
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

774*800
True Color
158 Kb



Mercato di Mezzo
1411
Manuscript (Cod. N. 92)
Museo Civico Medievale, Bologna

900*1263
True Color
217 Kb



Poems
after 1436
Manuscript, 295 x 200 mm
Biblioteca Riccardiana, Florence

720*991
True Color
123 Kb



Dante: Divina Commedia
15th century
Manuscript (Banco Rari 215)
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Florence

700*1054
True Color
105 Kb



Dante: Divina Commedia
15th century
Manuscript (Banco Rari 215)
Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale, Florence

900*1478
True Color
214 Kb



Tractatus Asceticus (Columba)
15th century
Manuscript (Codex Vindobonensis 1591)
Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Vienna

900*1438
True Color
190 Kb



Illustration to Boccaccio's Decameron
1430
Manuscript
Bibliothèque Nationale, Paris

835*1200
True Color
161 Kb



Liber insularum Archipelagi
15th century
Manuscript (Lat. X. 123)
Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Venice

900*1259
True Color
234 Kb



Deeds of Alexander the Great
1400-50
Manuscript (Cod. Lat. 161)
National Széchényi Library, Budapest

649*900
True Color
159 Kb



Liber Physiognomiae
1440s
Manuscript (Ms. Lat. 696)
Biblioteca Estense, Modena

900*1246
True Color
182 Kb



Liber Physiognomiae
1440s
Manuscript (Ms. Lat. 696)
Biblioteca Estense, Modena

800*1111
True Color
144 Kb



Liber Physiognomiae
1440s
Manuscript (Ms. Lat. 696)
Biblioteca Estense, Modena

900*1569
True Color
171 Kb



Livius Codex
c.1450
Manuscript (Cod. Lat. 15731)
Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munich

610*900
True Color
194 Kb




Summary of illuminated manuscripts (miniatures)
Late Antique and Pre-Romanesque periods
351-400 | 401-450 | 451-500 | 501-550 | 551-600 | 601-650 | 651-700
701-750 | 751-800 | 801-850 | 851-900 | 901-950 | 951-1000
Romanesque period
1001-1050 | 1051-1100 | 1101-1150
Early and High Gothic periods
1151-1200 | 1201-1250 | 1251-1300
Late Gothic and Renaissance periods
1301-1350 | 1351-1400 | 1401-1450 | 1451-1500 | 1501-1550
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Illuminations by known masters
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