Thirsty Hart

Apocalypse Manuscripts

A fun and interesting subset of old manuscripts are detailed illustrated books of the Book of Revelation. Many are very old, and have a simple style of painting that I love. Here are some examples:

BambergApocalypseFolio030vStMichaelFightsDragon

Saint Michael fighting the dragon, from the Bamberg Apocalypse (9th century)

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