the Pipe and Tabor compendium

the Pipe and Tabor compendium

essays on the three-hole pipe

associated pipes

one-handed pipe

It is not always obvious which type of pipe is being played in some of the iconography.

 

Greek/Roman lead figureGreek/Roman lead figure
11th century Catalonia, Spain11th century Catalonia, Spain 14081408 France
1410 Mercury1410-1414 Paris, France, Mercury playing double pipes
1410-201410-20 player and Mercury 14181418 Paris, France France, stone carvingFrance, stone carving
1415 Belgium1415 Belgium shepherd France1418-1425 shepherd France f.85v  
14301430 pipe and hobby-horse
The Hague, Netherlands
14301430 shepherd, playing for dancing, France
shepherd1440 shepherd playing for dancing, Belgium

14501450 shepherd playing for dancing, Belgium

15th centurylate 15th century Bruges, Belgium page xi  
tarot card1470-80 Tarot card 'Poetry'
15th century Flanders
15th century, Mercury
Flanders,
Belgium
Tarot card MercuryTarot card, Mercury
15111511 female player, Tours, France 15111511 female player in a prayer book, France 15171517 Germany
15441544-1552 Basel, Switzerland
15th century15th century, France
1600-1625 Italy1600-1625 Italy, putti on cloud
player[unknown] playing for dancing[unknown]
 
putti1753 Helmstädt, Germany
book frontispiece
early 19th centuryearly 19th century France 19001900 child with pipe and hobby-horse
by Hans Boesch, Germany
 
Dance of Death Images
Ausburger15th century Augsburger, Bavaria, Germany
14401440 The Doctor, Switzerland 1448-53 Bern Cathedral, Switzerland    
EmperorThe Emperor
Wellcome Library, London 
1617 young man1617 The Young man 1825 young man1825-1851 The Young Man
Salzbergen, Germany Tyrol Austria1830 Martinskapelle (chapel of Saint Martin), Elbigenalp, Tyrol, Austria  

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