Scenes of workers and workshops.
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King Dagobert and the building of the church of St.Denis, 14th. King Dagobert watches builders at work.One of them is breaking up stones, while another one is constructing a wall. King Dagobert founded the first great abbey of St.Denis. From :"Les Chroniques de France". Cott.Nero.E.II.fol.73 (detail)
Making wattle fences,around 1450-1499. In the foreground wattles are being cut and used to make a fence; in the middle ground,trees are being tended; in the distance, fields are being ploughed. From Piero de Crescenzi's treatise on agriculture, written between 1304 and 1309.Add. 19720.fol.288 v Min.
The Hebrews building cities for Pharaoh, around 1350. Illustration within a decorated border of dragons and scrolls; men are climbing up ladders and liftinh construction material to the top of a tower. From the "Barcelona Hagaddah", the story of the exodus read on Passover Eve. From northern Spain. ID:Add 14761, fol.43 r