Celtic Card Company presents the illustrated manuscripts of artist Kevin Dillon
Shop online for celtic and irish art using the Celtic Card Company online catalog Celtic Card Company presents the illustrated manuscripts of artist Kevin Dillon Featuring Custom Celtic Irish framed and matted prints and greeting cards which make perfect gifts for people interested in Celtic Origin. Using a mortar & pestle, Kevin crushes semi-precious stones - lapis lazuli, cinnabar, azurite, orpiment and malachite to make his own paints. Using a dip pen or goose quill the letters are…
Vatikan, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Pal. lat. 961 Jacobus ; Johannes Pachman: Libellus de moribus hominum et de officiis nobilium (Amberg, 1458)
Jacobus ; Johannes Pachman: Libellus de moribus hominum et de officiis nobilium; Universitätsbibliothek Heidelberg (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Master of Modena Hours
The incredible illuminations The Officium Virginis of Modena is a Lombard book of hours dated 1390. It was written on fine parchment, 15 x 21 cm (5.91 x 8.27 in), and is made up of 272 sheets (i.e. 544 pages), of which 28 are full page illuminations picturing saints and religious feasts, and 15 are bordered by vegetation patterned decorations…
e-codices – Virtual Manuscript Library of Switzerland
The goal of e-codices is to provide free access to all medieval and a selection of modern manuscripts of Switzerland by means of a virtual library. On the e-codices site, complete digital reproductions of the manuscripts are linked with corresponding scholarly descriptions.
The Osborn Collection
SHADOW OF NIGHT real-time reading, November 2 (Chapter 3): "As a historian I had spent years reading old handwriting and knew exactly how the letters should look, what words were most common, and the erratic spelling choices that were mine to make in a time when there were few dictionaries and grammatical rules." An English commonplace book from the early 17th century--much like the one Matthew gave Diana--showing someone's practice handwriting. Beinecke Library MS Osborn b234, Yale…
Sable Scrivner by Rannveig
Several years ago I received a Sable Scrivner award, but with no scroll. So, it went on the backlog list. Recently Masteritsa Rannveig picked up the assignment, and delivered this lovely piece in t…
Songs and sonnets by William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare. Songs and sonnets: with tributes of three centuries written to commemorate the tercentenary of his death, April 23, 1916, 1926 / by Sir Sidney Lee. Illumination by Alberto Sangorski.
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