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EARLY MEDIEVAL:  The Lindisfarne Gospels from North East England on Holy Island, made in the late 7th or early 8th century.

EARLY MEDIEVAL: The Lindisfarne Gospels from North East England on Holy Island, made in the late 7th or early 8th century.

Benjamin Harff's insanely amazing illumination of the Silmarillion. This is just one of the pages and it's astounding!

Benjamin Harff's insanely amazing illumination of the Silmarillion. This is just one of the pages and it's astounding!

Portrait of St. Matthew. The Book of Kells is many things, but above all else it is a Latin text of the four gospels according to Saints Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. Consequently, the evangelists figure prominently throughout the book. Although individual portraits of St. Luke and St. Mark were either not completed or have been lost, there is no doubt that the intention was that each of the individual gospels would be prefaced by a portrait of the appropriate evangelist.

Portrait of St. Matthew. The Book of Kells is many things, but above all else it is a Latin text of the four gospels according to Saints Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. Consequently, the evangelists figure prominently throughout the book. Although individual portraits of St. Luke and St. Mark were either not completed or have been lost, there is no doubt that the intention was that each of the individual gospels would be prefaced by a portrait of the appropriate evangelist.

Sketches for illuminated borders & ornaments. From the book "Guide to the art of illuminating and missal painting (1862)."

Sketches for illuminated borders & ornaments. From the book "Guide to the art of illuminating and missal painting (1862)."

Illuminated Letter Project | illuminated letter B- resource for Illuminated manuscripts project

Illuminated Letter Project | illuminated letter B- resource for Illuminated manuscripts project

Items similar to Vintage Bible Illuminated Manuscript Print, Moses embracing Aaron, Bible, Old Testament Letter P shape on Etsy

Items similar to Vintage Bible Illuminated Manuscript Print, Moses embracing Aaron, Bible, Old Testament Letter P shape on Etsy

I've been looking for this exemplar for years. Since I saw it in a book  - sadly without any attribution...  Portuguese Sephardic History

I've been looking for this exemplar for years. Since I saw it in a book - sadly without any attribution... Portuguese Sephardic History

Page with the Beginning of the text of Matthew's gospel, Lindisfarne Gospel Book. Lindisfarne, c. 715-720. Ink and tempera on vellum, 13-3/8 x 9-7/16." The British Library.

A feast for the eyes – The Lindisfarne Gospels

Page with the Beginning of the text of Matthew's gospel, Lindisfarne Gospel Book. Lindisfarne, c. 715-720. Ink and tempera on vellum, 13-3/8 x 9-7/16." The British Library.

Petrus Lombardus, Collectanea in epistolas Pauli. Date d'édition : 1160-1180 Type : manuscrit Langue :	 Latin

Petrus Lombardus, Collectanea in epistolas Pauli. Date d'édition : 1160-1180 Type : manuscrit Langue : Latin

From 10th-11th century Irish psalter. Motifs for use in construction project.

From 10th-11th century Irish psalter. Motifs for use in construction project.