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Book of Hours, MS fol. - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum. Not quite relevant to this board, but note the rare portrayal of an iron balustrade. Medieval Archer, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Renaissance Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Early Middle Ages, Morgan Library, Early Christian

Book of Hours, MS M.451 fol. 111v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts

Book of Hours, MS M.451 fol. 111v - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts - The Morgan Library & Museum

At an archery contest at twenty-two years of age, wearing a similar suit and a foppish ruffled hat. Res Obscura: A Renaissance Merchant's Life in Clothing Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Medieval Archer, Medieval Games, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Landsknecht, Renaissance Fashion, Elizabethan Fashion

The rise and fall of the codpiece - in pictures

Did the codpiece – highlight of male fashion in the Renaissance – gradually succumb to the ‘peascod’ belly? As a Cambridge conference investigates the subject, follow the pouch’s rise and fall through European portraiture•

A Late-Medieval Bracer in the British Museum Medieval Archer, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, Traditional Bow, Traditional Archery, Viking Ornament, Commonplace Book, Landsknecht, Archery Equipment

Another brilliant idea

I had a great idea, but not one so great that my foot fell off. Why not make a copy of the bracer in the British Museum?, I thought. It will be easy, I thought. I have the report with a nice clear drawing. It looks fine, right up to the point where you compare…

Companie of St Sebastian: Some thoughts on archery equipment Medieval Archer, Medieval Art, St Sebastian, Late Middle Ages, Wars Of The Roses, Archery Equipment, Longbow, Bow Arrows, Medieval Clothing

Some more thoughts on archery equipment.

Some time ago I posted some pictures of archers, or soldiers with some form of sash or piece of cloth around their waists. The theory I came up with was that this was some kind of tube to store the bow when not in use. After the post, Fredrik, who is an excellent archive digger found some more pictures of archers with cloth tied around their waists, many of them with the same kind of knot that is easy to snatch open if you need to get rid of the tube. In some cases you can almost think that…

The third Decan of Gemini: "A man garbed with a cuirass holding a bow and arrows, and a quiver. And this is a face of boldness, honesty, and the division and alleviations of labor. Salone dei Mesi in Palazzo Schifanoia. Medieval Archer, Medieval Art, Roman Gods, Roman Art, 15th Century, Illuminated Manuscript, Art Boards, Zodiac Signs, Italia

VIAGGIO IN ITALIA: Palazzo Schifanoia a Ferrara – Folia Magazine

Your virtual eye on illuminated manuscripts, rare books, and the stories behind them. By Franco Cosimo Panini Editore.

Giovanni del Biondo (attr.) - Trittico di San Sebastiano, dettaglio - 1375-1380 ca. - Museo dell'Opera del Duomo Medieval Archer, Medieval Life, Medieval Art, St Sebastian, Catholic Art, Gothic Art, 14th Century, Illustrations, Middle Ages

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Giovanni del Biondo (attr.) - Trittico di San Sebastiano, dettaglio - 1375-1380 ca. - Museo dell'Opera del Duomo

DSC_0573_Cappella di S. Sebastiano (Celle Macra, CN) | Flickr Medieval Archer, Longbow, Medieval Clothing, 15th Century, Wood Blocks, Battle, Military, Bows, Painting

DSC_0573_Cappella di S. Sebastiano (Celle Macra, CN)

La chiesa, un unico locale con la volta ad ogiva, è stata interamente affrescata da Giovanni Baleison nel 1484. Questo artista operò in Piemonte e Liguria nella seconda metà del Quattrocento: in Valle Maira ha affrescato la cappella di San Sebastiano di Marmora e una casa nella borgata Bassura di Stroppo. Nell’abside semicircolare è rappresentato il martirio di san Sebastiano trafitto da frecce. La verzura cui è legato il santo, l’abbigliamento degli arcieri, lo sfondo nel quale s’intravede…

  Medieval Archer, Medieval Art, Medieval Weapons, Longbow, Medieval Costume, Bow Arrows, Fantasy Weapons, Medieval Clothing, 15th Century

DSC_0590_Cappella di S. Sebastiano (Celle Macra, CN)

La chiesa, un unico locale con la volta ad ogiva, è stata interamente affrescata da Giovanni Baleison nel 1484. Questo artista operò in Piemonte e Liguria nella seconda metà del Quattrocento: in Valle Maira ha affrescato la cappella di San Sebastiano di Marmora e una casa nella borgata Bassura di Stroppo. Nell’abside semicircolare è rappresentato il martirio di san Sebastiano trafitto da frecce. La verzura cui è legato il santo, l’abbigliamento degli arcieri, lo sfondo nel quale s’intravede…

The martyrdom of St Sebastian, Egerton MS f. Medieval Archer, Medieval Art, Medieval Manuscript, Illuminated Manuscript, Library Work, High Middle Ages, St Sebastian, British Library, Renaissance

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