LJ

LJ

Adelaide, South Australia / Author. Reader. History buff. I like pretty people. Shoes. boots. Music is life. Eclectic is how I define myself. 1972 birthday.. Australian. Cat lover.
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Illuminated Manuscript, Illuminated Letters, Spell Books, Arabic Art, Celtic Art, Calligraphy Art, Medieval Art, Scribe, Book Illustration, Angel, Animales, Casamento, Light Up Letters, Christian Art, Antique Books, Christians, Miniatures, Initials, Typography, Carving, Letters, Altered Book Art, Peacock, Middle Ages, Printer, Calligraphy

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Bodice laced up

Bodice laced up

Spätgotisches Musterbuch des Stephan Schriber - BSB Cod.icon. 420, Urach, um 1494 [BSB-Hss Cod.icon. 420]

fifteenth-century monk living in southwest Germany tested ideas for the creation of illuminated manuscripts. The book, known as The Illuminated Sketchbook of Stephan Schriber, is held by the Bavarian State Library in Munich.

Note the tablet-woven bands running along the entire top and center edges of this apron dress, stiffening it and providing a different look.  Also observe the pinning of this front-opening dress at waist level.

Note the tablet-woven bands running along the entire top and center edges of this apron dress, stiffening it and providing a different look. Also observe the pinning of this front-opening dress at waist level.