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Illuminated Letters

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I really like this woman's illustrations. The illuminated letters are just intriguing as ...Well, they're great. Her name is Chum McCleod and she lives in Canada.

chum.mcleod: May 2011

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Basel, Universitätsbibliothek, A II 2 Paper · 180 ff. · 29.5-30.5 x 21 cm · [Freiburg im Breisgau] · 1397 (www.e-codices.uni...)

e-codices – Virtual Manuscript Library of Switzerland

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Landscape alphabet, L.E.M. Jones, printed by Charles Joseph Hullmandel

the letter o

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Graduale Albiense. Date d'édition : 1001-1100 Sujet : Initiales historiées Sujet : Labyrinthe Sujet : Nonenoeane Sujet : Notation musicale. aquitaine Sujet : Reliures aux armes de Colbert (Jean-Baptiste) Sujet : Vers anonymes Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin

Graduale Albiense.

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Iluminado Medieval Letra G, Letra G del alfabeto, pintado G inicial, alfabeto medieval, Carta Renacimiento, Renacimiento del alfabeto

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Manuscript Leaf with Initial S, from a Gradual Date: second quarter 15th century Geography: Made in probably Mainz, Germany Culture: German Medium: Tempera, ink, and metal leaf on parchment Dimensions: 19 3/4 x 14 1/8 in. (50.1 x 35.9 cm)

Decorated initial "D" in Scriptores historiae Augustae

Decorated initial "H" and "M" from Scriptores historiae Augustae

Initials O and F

Initials O and F - Illumination

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Decorated initial "A" from Scriptores historiae Augustae.

Decorated initial "T" in Scriptores historiae Augustae.

Liber antiphonarium de toto anni circulo a festivitate sancti Aciscli usque in finem.

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Illumination "A" ~ Val Cuthbert

Valerie Cuthbert - Artist: Illuminated A with flowers

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Best. Dragon. Ever. From Andrew Jamieson. www.jamiesongalle...

Ye Booke of Howrs

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Leaf Excised from a Psalter: Initial B with King David | Cleveland Museum of Art

Leaf Excised from a Psalter: Initial B with King David

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Manuscript Leaf from an Antiphonary Date: second quarter 15th century Geography: Made in, probably Mainz, Germany Culture: German Medium: Parchment, tempera, ink, metal leaf Dimensions: 20 5/16 x 15 1/8 in. (51.6 x 38.4 cm) Classification: Manuscripts & Illuminations Credit Line: Gift of Miss Alice M. Dike, in memory of her father, Henry A. Dike, 1928

JohanOosterman: Very tiny dog reading an even tinier book

Two dragons forming an initial "Q". From the University Library, Frankfurt, Germany, Ms. germ. oct. 51 :: HMML Color Microfilms

Ms. germ. oct. 51 :: HMML Color Microfilms

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A dragon with a human face (and beard) and donkey ears. Inside an initial "C". From the University Library, Frankfurt, Germany, Ms. lat. qu. 57 (Ausst. 33) : HMML Color Microfilms

Ms. lat. qu. 57 (Ausst. 33) :: HMML Color Microfilms

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