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Illuminated Letters


Illuminated Letters

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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

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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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pinterest.com/fra411 #typography #lettering Sketch - Letter A for Alphabet

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By Luis Garcia | lettering | Pinterest

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Boston Handmade: Illuminated Manuscripts

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Walters Museum MS W.420, the Almugavar Hours.

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The entrance to hell being locked by an A archangel. From the twelfth-century Winchester Psalter, England.

Illuminated letter "B" - musicians and "David & Goliath" (?). This is one of the oldest letters that I've seen. 1201 - 1250, France

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The Macclesfield Alphabet Book is an exquisitely beautiful c. 15th-century pattern book. It contains the most complete set of designs for manuscript decoration known to have survived from late-medieval Britain.

Alphabet. | Shareapic.net

Alphabet. | Shareapic.net

Alphabet. | Shareapic.net