Details
IMAGE number
MGN169939
Title
Historiated initial 'D' at the beginning of The Saga of Olaf Tryggvason, from 'Flateyjarbok' ('The Book of Flatey') late 14th century (vellum)
Artist
Icelandic School, (14th century) / Icelandic
Location
Arni Magnusson Institute, Reykjavik, Iceland
Medium
vellum
Dimensions
43x29 cms
Description
book contains sagas of Norwegian Kings; in 17thC book kept by a farmer in Flatey, Iceland;
Photo credit
© Arni Magnusson Institute / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ crown / illuminated manuscript / medieval / letter / illumination / nordic legend / king / norse
Want this image now?

For more details visit our FAQ page

Contact us for other Usage Options
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB] Online Purchase
Large 3880 × 5642 px 329 × 478 mm 7 MB
Medium 704 × 1024 px 60 × 87 mm 1 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright

Back to top