Photo: #SeparatedAtBirth Medieval Mermice! Left: Mermouse in the margins, 1510-20, Ms. Ludwig IX 18, f. 253 (detail). J. Paul Getty Museum Right: Mermouse in the margins, about 1497, Add 18851, f. 477v (detail). British Library #Art #Museums
The British Library - Google+: We are absolutely thrilled to announce the recent upload of the Benedictional of St Æthelwold to our #DigitisedManuscripts site. This manuscript is one of the British Library’s greatest treasures, and is a masterpiece of Anglo-Saxon art.
From "Hours of Joanna of Castile", Master of the David Scenes in the Grimani Breviary and Workshop. Bruges or Ghent, Between 1496 and 1506. Manuscript: V + 422 + iii folios. Collection: London, The British Library, Add. Ms. 18852. Image from the book Illuminating the Renaissance: The Triumph of Flemish Manuscript Painting in Europe, by J. Paul Getty Trust (2003). Page #386; Info on page #385. Getty Publications. Los Angeles, CA, USA. Paperback edition. ISBN #0-8923-6704-0. Kimiko Small