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Some amazing illumination work by a talented young Turkish artist, Dilara Yarci. Dilara has been studying illumination since 2005 in a Fine Arts University in Istanbul. ‘I am from Izmir but live in Istanbul. Istanbul is the centre of Art in Turkey,.

To the Night and the Cloud by Percy B. Shelley. Gorgeous Illuminated Manuscript by Jessie Bayes.

Title: To The Night & The Cloud - Calligraphed and Illuminated by Jessie Bayes Author: Shelley, Percy Byshe

LASSEDIO DELLA CITTÀ DI TIRO - Folia. Mi niatura tratta dal ‘Romanzo di Alessandro’ - MS. Bodl. 264 (1338-1344), Bodleian Library, Oxford.

The Seige of Tyre as illustrated in a medieval illuminated manuscript - Miniature from ‘Romanzo di Alessandro’ - MS.

The Art of the Book - Gothic illuminated pages from the 14th century

Gray-Fitzpayn Book of Hours century Illumination on parchment Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge. This is a beautiful page from the Book of Hours.

Evangelia Ottonis (late 10th cent.) Rylands

This exquisite celtic knotwork illuminated letter 'b' from the late century, comes from a latin vellum manuscript known as 'Evangelia Ottonis'. The notes at Rylands mention that it is possibly Italian in origin.- I love illuminated letters.

Historiated and illuminated initial 'E' (c. 1500) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Illuminated manuscript initial (spliced screencaps) fragment, probably produced in Italy in about One of three vellum cuttings taken from choirbooks, sold by Sothebys.

Rabbit blowing a horn. Among the marginal creatures populating medieval manuscripts musical animals are fairly common.

Awake the Trumpet's Lofty Sound Petrus Comestor, Historia scholastica ("Ashridge Petrus Comestor"), England ca. British Library, Royal 3 D VI, fol.

Marginal from the Luttrell Psalter, England, Diocese of Lincoln, ca.1325–35. Medieval Manuscripts, British Library | St. Louis Library Manuscripts, c6-24a

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This is beyond bizarre - from the Luttrell Psalter, anonymous medieval manuscript known for its scenes of daily life and otherworldly beings.