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"A Medieval Bestiary": The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, v. 44, no. 1 (Summer, 1986)
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART BULLETIN | VOLUME 44 | NUMBER 1

"A Medieval Bestiary"

Schrader, J. L.
1986
56 pages
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J. Schrader

Met Art in Publication

The Cloisters Apocalypse, Tempera, gold, silver, and ink on parchment; later leather binding, French
French
ca. 1330
Coffret, Maple, German
German
late 15th century (?)
Painted Box for Game Pieces, Wood, polychromy and metal mounts, German
German
ca. 1300
Plaque with God Creating the Animals, Elephant ivory, South Italian
South Italian
1084
Aquamanile in the Form of a Lion, Bronze; binary copper alloy (approx. 88% copper, approx. 8% tin) hollow cast,<br/>chased, engraved, and gilded., North German, Lubeck (?)
North German, Lubeck (?)
ca. 1230 or early nineteenth century
The Unicorn Purifies Water (from the Unicorn Tapestries), Wool warp with wool, silk, silver, and gilt wefts, French (cartoon)/South Netherlandish (woven)
French (cartoon)/South Netherlandish (woven)
1495–1505
Pendant for Horse Trappings, Copper alloy, enamel, gold, Portuguese
Portuguese
15th century
Lion, from a Doorway, Limestone (Red limestone), North Italian
North Italian
early 13th century
Lion, Fresco, mounted on canvas, Spanish
Spanish
after 1200
Dish, Tin-glazed earthenware, Spanish
Spanish
ca. 1430–1470
Aquamanile in the Form of a Unicorn, Copper alloy, German
German
ca. 1425–50
Winged Dragon (one of five medallions from a coffret), Copper-gilt, champlevé enamel, French
French
ca. 1110–30
Elephant, Fresco transferred to canvas, Spanish
Spanish
first half 12th century (possibly 1129–34)
Plate, Brass, German
German
late 15th century
Beaker with Apes, Silver, silver gilt, and painted enamel, South Netherlandish
South Netherlandish
ca. 1425–50
The Hours of Jeanne d'Evreux, Queen of France, Jean Pucelle  French, Grisaille, tempera, and ink on vellum, French
ca. 1324–28
Bear, Fresco transferred to canvas, Spanish
Spanish
first half 12th century (possibly 1129–34)
Arch with Beasts, Marble, French
French
ca. 1150–75
Dish, Earthenware, tin-glaze (lusterware), Spanish
Spanish
15th century
Tomb of Ermengol X, Count of Urgell, Limestone with traces of paint, Catalan
Catalan
ca. 1300–1350
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