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Friday, March 9, 2012

Writing Spaces

Beautiful manuscripts illuminated by Celtic monks. This, unfinished, from the Abbey of Kells in County Meath, Ireland, its text in iron gall ink.  Or perhaps, some speculate, brought up from holy Lindisfarne.

image:  The Book of Kells, Folio 114r, Decorated text. Tunc Dicit 

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