Author: Art History with Caroline Quintanar

arthistorycq: Another product idea… feedback? …

arthistorycq:

Another product idea… feedback?

I want to make this as collaborative as possible so that I can create things that everyone else loves as much as I do!

Here is the modified version available in the online store: https://www.zazzle.co.uk/simone_martini_saint_tote-149503210448248969

All That Glitters Illuminated Manuscript Print

All That Glitters Illuminated Manuscript Print:

upennmanuscripts:

theshitpostcalligrapher:

theshitpostcalligrapher:

Hey yall go take a gander at this week’s new print piece. There’s a few mistakes that I wanna fix digitally before getting the print copies in so they look clean and perfect, but I put the posting up in case u wanted to order em now.

I just finished the work on the original so I’ll have the prints in by this afternoon, enjoy!

one for @upennmanuscripts ‘s records!

Love us some Lord of the Rings!

South Africa’s National Gold Treasures Just Go…

South Africa’s National Gold Treasures Just Got Rarer: undefined

Working on our next issue: The Rise of the Med…

Working on our next issue: The Rise of the Medieval City and I cannot help but think back to my visit to Carcassonne in 2005.

Such a cool place that feels like it’s frozen in time. I was 18 and in awe. I still am today.

Book of Durrow Carpet Page Notebook

Book of Durrow Carpet Page Notebook

Another great item! Keep your notes handy in this 80pg notebook with the beautiful 8th century manuscript carpet page cover!

Simone Martini Saint Tote

Simone Martini Saint Tote:

arthistorycq:

And there she is!!!

We will be adding more items slowly to the store. So I will keep you updated on new editions 🙂

Simone Martini Saint Tote

Simone Martini Saint Tote:

And there she is!!!

We will be adding more items slowly to the store. So I will keep you updated on new editions 🙂

upennmanuscripts: Lewis E 158 Noted Missal, D…

upennmanuscripts:

Lewis E 158 Noted Missal, Dominican use from the Special Collections on the Free Library of Philadelphia

This noted Dominican Missal, likely produced in Paris, contains thirteen historiated initials by the Johannes Grusch workshop. A series of prayers for Charles I, King of Sicily (r. 1265-1285) and his family indicate an early Southern Italian or Sicilian ownership.

Click here for additional information on this manuscript.

met-medieval-art: Belt Buckle, Medieval ArtMed…

met-medieval-art:

Belt Buckle, Medieval Art

Medium: Iron, silver inlay

Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/465036

When you master simple things in Illustrator &…