illuminated manuscript

June 28, 2023
Christie's (Paris) online sale of rare books and manuscripts Livres rares et Manuscrits
March 24, 2023
Ohio is packed with parts of medieval books and some of the finest manuscript examples are now on display in Deathless Fragments, a new exhibition at
March 17, 2023
The Getty Museum has acquired the Irmengard Codex, a manuscript made for the 11th century noblewoman Irmengard of Nellenburg, a member of the House of Eg
January 27, 2023
An exhibition of illuminated manuscripts that reveal the secret histories and adventures of these precious medieval objects as they were collected and sold, lost, and re-found, over the course of h
September 15, 2022
London — The Shahnameh – or ‘Book of Kings’ – made for Shah Tahmasp of Persia (r.1524-76) is one of the finest illustrated manuscripts in existence.
August 28, 2022
One of the oldest surviving copies of The Aeneid, an illuminated manuscript written and illustrated in Rome sometime around 400 A.D., has been digitized by the Vatican Library and is now freely…
August 5, 2021
Los Angeles – August 13, 1521, marks the fall of the Aztec Empire (also known as the Triple Alliance).
February 22, 2021
London — The Lindisfarne Gospels, the most spectacular surviving manuscript from Anglo-Saxon England, will go on display in the North East on loan from the British Libr
July 21, 2020
London - Christie’s announces highlights featuring in the forthcoming innovative Classic Art Evening Sale:
June 2, 2020
London – Mary Queen of Scots' prayer book will be offered as part of Christie’s Classic Week’s Old Master Group Evening Sale, being held live in London on 29 July 2020 (estimate: £250,000 - £350,00