Agnieszka McCartney

Agnieszka McCartney

Poland / I'm a Bookworm, Tolkienist, Beatlemaniac, Calligraphy beginner & BBC's Sherlock lover. Oh, and in general, home-bird and night owl. And mentally ill daydreamer
Agnieszka McCartney
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A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Sacramentaire de Charles le Chauve Préface du canon, monogramme VD du Vere Dignum École du Palais de Charles le Chauve, vers 869-870 BnF, Manuscrits, Latin 1141 fol. 4

Sacramentaire de Charles le Chauve Préface du canon, monogramme VD du Vere Dignum École du Palais de Charles le Chauve, vers 869-870 BnF, Manuscrits, Latin 1141 fol. 4

This exquisite celtic knotwork illuminated letter 'b' from the late 10th century, comes from a latin vellum manuscript known as 'Evangelia Ottonis'. It is possibly Italian in origin.

This exquisite celtic knotwork illuminated letter 'b' from the late 10th century, comes from a latin vellum manuscript known as 'Evangelia Ottonis'. It is possibly Italian in origin.

Practical Treatise on the Art of Illuminating : with examples (1873)

Practical Treatise on the Art of Illuminating : with examples (1873)

Early printed Italian book on the history of Rome, titled Scriptores Historiae Augustae, from the Special Collections of the University of Glasgow and published by Philippus de Lavagnia in 1475. The letters are thought to have been added to the text in the 15th or 16th century. All of the illuminated letters are on view at the University of Glasgow's flickr set.

Early printed Italian book on the history of Rome, titled Scriptores Historiae Augustae, from the Special Collections of the University of Glasgow and published by Philippus de Lavagnia in 1475. The letters are thought to have been added to the text in the 15th or 16th century. All of the illuminated letters are on view at the University of Glasgow's flickr set.

Vikings Attack Lindisfarne  793    There were several important monasteries and dioceses at the time: Hexham, Lindisfarne (north), and Canterbury in the south. These monastic centers were the residences for the bishop, monks and other clerics but, more importantly, they were centers for religion, education, and learning. Monasteries had libraries and Lindisfarne was the origin of the Lindisfarne Gospels which is famous because of its intricate calligraphy and illumination (Lyon, 1991, p…

Vikings Attack Lindisfarne 793 There were several important monasteries and dioceses at the time: Hexham, Lindisfarne (north), and Canterbury in the south. These monastic centers were the residences for the bishop, monks and other clerics but, more importantly, they were centers for religion, education, and learning. Monasteries had libraries and Lindisfarne was the origin of the Lindisfarne Gospels which is famous because of its intricate calligraphy and illumination (Lyon, 1991, p…

Plenty of ressources to make your own grimoire, Necronomicon, Book of Spells. Take a look at the "Aging Paper" section

Plenty of ressources to make your own grimoire, Necronomicon, Book of Spells. Take a look at the "Aging Paper" section

Primitive Witches Spellbook

Primitive Witches Spellbook

Locke Lamora & Jean Tannen from The Gentleman Bastard Series ♥

Locke Lamora & Jean Tannen from The Gentleman Bastard Series ♥