Details
Image number
BL2450
Title
Cotton Nero Ms A X, f.94v: The headless Green Knight in Arthur's Hall, from 'Pearl, Cleanness, Patience, and Sir Gawain and the Green Knight', c.1375-1400 (ink & colour on vellum)
Artist
English School, (14th century) / English
Location
British Library, London, UK
Medium
ink and colour on vellum
Date
(C14th)
Dimensions
29.3x40 cms
Description
from an alliterative poem in 1212 lines, by the Pearl Poet; Knights of the Round Table;
Photo credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
mythology / green / man / ghost / chivalric / stanze / alliterative / arthurian legend / medieval / king arthur / pearl / decapitation / poetry / poet / sir / verse / romance / middle english / gawain / stanza / folklore
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 3156 × 4517 px 267 × 382 mm 4 MB
Medium 716 × 1024 px 61 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 419 × 600 px 35 × 51 mm 1 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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