Walters Ex Libris

All Saints: Full-page miniature, from a 15th-century Flemish Book of Hours Walters Art Museum, W.204, 32r, © 2011 Walters Art Museum, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/

Website of the Walters Art Museum including brilliant digitisations of more than 300 marvellous illuminated manuscripts, of the first printed books and of deluxe editions. Next to high-resolution images of Books of Hours and Gospels, they provide Ethopian Miniatures, Treasure Binding and much more. They also provide XML format, TEI information to make cataloguing information machine-readable and, what is more, they have an excellent search function. And their images are available to download and use under Creative Commons. An absolutely excellent resource!

Author: Walters Art Museum

Last Updated: updated regularly

Type: Database of digitisations, digitised manuscripts

Era: Early Middle Ages, High Middle Ages, Late Middle Ages, Early Modern Era, Modern Era, Present

Language: English

Link: http://manuscripts.thewalters.org/