Some amazing illumination work by a talented young Turkish artist, Dilara Yarci. Dilara has been studying illumination since 2005 in a Fine Arts University in Istanbul. ‘I am from Izmir but live in Istanbul. Istanbul is the centre of Art in Turkey,.
This exquisite celtic knotwork illuminated letter 'b' from the late century, comes from a latin vellum manuscript known as 'Evangelia Ottonis'. The notes at Rylands mention that it is possibly Italian in origin.- I love illuminated letters.