Corsair - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
Corsair - Images from Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts is a digital project maintained by the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York. "Thousands of digital images from The Pierpont Morgan Library’s renowned collection of medieval and Renaissance manuscripts are now available in CORSAIR. The collection spans some ten centuries of Western illumination, and contains manuscripts from all the major schools, including some of the great masterpieces of medieval manuscript art. The images and accompanying descriptions are the product of an extraordinary collaboration between the Library and the Index of Christian Art to photograph, digitize, and describe all significant illustrations within the Morgan’s medieval and Renaissance manuscripts. CORSAIR currently offers more than twenty thousand medieval images, and the number is constantly growing."
  • Sampler of medieval images.
  • Browse list of all digitized manuscripts.
  • Browse digitized manuscripts by type, country or century of creation.
  • Quick search by subject for medieval images.

  • Search CORSAIR for medieval images.

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    Saturday, 17 March 2012 - 10:11pm
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