W. R. Tymms,M. D. Wyatt's Masterpieces of Illuminated Letters and Borders (Dover PDF

By W. R. Tymms,M. D. Wyatt

More than 350 ornamental designs during this remarkable assortment, together with 256 letters, demonstrate the glories of extant medieval manuscripts. highly infrequent letters and borders that when improved medieval bibles and different infrequent manuscripts are ornamented with beautiful florals, gem-like geometrics, curvilinear motifs interwoven with spiritual figures, and extraordinary embellishments.
Comprising a pragmatic archive of usable lettering for artists and craftworkers alike, this amazing assortment additionally presents medievalists with an excellent glimpse of the traditional artwork of manuscript illumination.

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