Art Through The Ages.

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Sep 11th

Funeral procession to Westminster Abbey and the Battle of Hastings, details of the Bayeux Tapestry, from Bayeux Cathedral, Bayeux, France, ca. 1070–1080.

MASTER HUGO, Moses expounding the Law, folio 94 recto of the Bury                Bible, from Bury Saint Edmunds, England, ca. 1135.

MASTER HUGO, Moses expounding the Law, folio 94 recto of the Bury Bible, from Bury Saint Edmunds, England, ca. 1135.

Church of Saint-Savin-Sur-Gartempe, Poitou, France, 1095 - 1115

Church of Saint-Savin-Sur-Gartempe, Poitou, France, 1095 - 1115

Nave of the abbey church, Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, France. Painted barrel vault, ca. 1100.

Nave of the abbey church, Saint-Savin-sur-Gartempe, France. Painted barrel vault, ca. 1100.

EADWINE THE SCRIBE(?), Eadwine the scribe at work, folio 283 verso of  the Eadwine Psalter, ca. 1160-1170.
 Ink and tempera on vellum.

EADWINE THE SCRIBE(?), Eadwine the scribe at work, folio 283 verso of the Eadwine Psalter, ca. 1160-1170.

Entombment of Christ, fresco above the nave arcade, Sant’Angelo in Formis, near Capua, Italy, ca. 1085.

Entombment of Christ, fresco above the nave arcade, Sant’Angelo in Formis, near Capua, Italy, ca. 1085.