Romance scenes in a psalter

Romance scenes in a psalter

Anon.

c.1340

East Anglia, England

Manuscript

Scenes and images from romance worked their way into many kinds of books. Here in a beautifully illustrated psalter manuscript, the bas-de-page (bottom of the page) pictures include animals jousting, and a knight rescuing a damsel from a wildman.

Comments

Ivory panels with romance scenes
Ivory panels with romance scenes
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Sloth's favourite stories
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The God of Love on campaign
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The eagle and child and the Stanley family
Chaucer's <em>Canterbury Tales</em>
Chaucer's Canterbury Tales
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A lover's confession
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Moralizing a romance story
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The Wife of Bath and her Tale
Romance scenes in a psalter
Romance scenes in a psalter