Inspiration for Oliver... except with a sword instead of a bow... Shelter of the stone
Lions from the Northumberland Bestiary, English, about 1250-60. J. Paul Getty Museum (top). Lions from Royal 12 C. xix, English, about 1200-1210. British Library (bottom)
Miniatures of the twelve Zodiac signs from the elaborately illuminated Hunterian Psalter, cca. 1170 England. This manuscript is a splendid example of Romanesque book art.
Curious owl. Bartholomeus Anglicus, ‘Livre des propriétés des choses’ (‘De proprietatibus rerum’, French translation of Jean Corbechon), Paris 1447 Amiens, Bibliothèque municipale.
Ernst Deger (1809 -1885), Portrait of a Young Woman, 1853, detail
This bunny's expression is priceless @GallicaBnF, Français 95, 13th c.
He appears to be a loyal of the loyal banner of Corpsedale. Good looking garb, I like his coat of arms :)