The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells was produced around the year 800 A. by Celtic monks drawing on a rich and flourishing culture of Celtic artistry

The Book of Kells is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing the four Gospels of the New Testament together with various prefatory texts and tables. It was created by Celtic monks ca. 800 or slightly earlier.

book of kells, housed at Trinity College, Dublin. Ancient Celtic illuminated book of the 4 gospels, written in Latin

Celtic Manuscripts: The Book of Kells - Initials, Celtic Lettering and TTF Fonts

Celtic Manuscripts: The Book of Kells - Initials, Celtic Lettering and TTF Fonts

The Hours of Jeanne dEvreux, (1324–28) -Jean Pucelle (French, active in Paris, ca. 1320–34) Made in Paris Grisaille and tempera on vellum the met's medieval animals | Medieval Illumination.

mirroir: The Hours of Jeanne d’Evreux, ca. Jean Pucelle (French, active in Paris, ca. Made in Paris Grisaille and tempera on vellum the met’s medieval animals

"The Book of Kells" and "The Book of Armagh" , housed in St Patricks Cathedral (Church of Ireland) , Armagh.

Book of Kells, housed at Trinity College, Dublin. Ancient Celtic illuminated book of the 4 gospels, written in Latin,

Uncial calligraphy, Book of Kells - our font was based on a similar text, even though it wasn't made into metal type until the 1950s

Uncial Script

Uncial calligraphy, Book of Kells - our font was based on a similar text, even though it wasn't made into metal type until the

The book of Kells, illuminated medieval manuscript  has stood 1,200yrs and is one of the most studied books in the world.

The book of Kells, illuminated medieval manuscript has stood and is one of the most studied books in the world.

Part 5...Book of Kells: Around 750, Irish monks laboring in isolation on a tiny island of Iona off Scotland's west coast began work on a book that would outlast empires, a book that many say may be the greatest illustrated version of the Gospels ever made. Well, it wasn't quite a book really. It was a codex--the first step up from a scroll and toward a modern bound and printed book.

Around the year Irish monks laboring in isolation on a tiny island of Iona off Scotland's west coast- began work on a book that would outlast empires, a.

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New Liturgical Movement: Details: Illuminations from the Book of Kells (NLM Reprint)

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