The wine cellar: from the Hours of Katherina van Kleef (Catherine of Cleves, c. 1440), a late medieval manuscript from the Northern Netherlands. Daily life in the Middle Ages pops up in the margins of the manuscript. __ posted by YIP2 on Flickr
St. Benedict delivers his Rule to St. Maurus and other monks of the Benedictine order. Illumination by an unknown artist from a manuscript produced at the Monastery of St. Gilles, Nîmes, France, in 1129.
Portrait of a Woman Italian (Florentine) Painter, ca. 1440–50 Medium: Tempera on wood Dimensions: 16 1/4 x 12 1/4 in. (41.3 x 31.1 cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931 Accession Number: 32.100.98 This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 604