The Illuminated Sketchbook of Stephan Schriber (1494)

Selected pages from the Spätgotisches Musterbuch des Stephan Schriber, a manuscript which appears to be some kind of sketchbook, belonging to a 15th century monk working in South-West Germany, where ideas and layouts for illuminated manuscripts were tried out and skills developed.

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek
Found via: Europeana
Underlying Work: PD Worldwide | Digital Copy: Pending Clarification
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