Border detail: two-faced drollerydetails

[Picture: Border detail: two-faced drollery]
previous image
up
Share/Bookmark

Image title:

Border detail: two-faced drollery

Taken from

Status:

Out of copyright (called public domain in the USA), hence royalty-free stock image for all purposes usage credit requested
Please do not redistribute without permission, since running this site is expensive.

Notes:

A drollery; these were strange and grotesque creatures placed in the margins of manuscripts by mediaeval scribes. This one is from 1910, in imitation of mediaeval drolleries. It is a creature with a face at both ends.

The full border

Keywords:

Place shown:

Artist:

Filename:

076-border-detail-janus-q85-415x500.jpg

Scanner dpi:

1200 dots per inch

Comment:

Download:

Similar images: