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El folio 19 contiene el inicio de las Breves causae del Evangelio según Lucas.

El folio 19 contiene el inicio de las Breves causae del Evangelio según Lucas.

The Book of Kells is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing the four Gospels of the New Testament together with various prefatory texts and tables. It was created by Celtic monks ca. 800 or slightly earlier.

The Book of Kells is an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing the four Gospels of the New Testament together with various prefatory texts and tables. It was created by Celtic monks ca. 800 or slightly earlier.

Bird Song In The Forest. A page from the Book of Kells. (circa 800)

Bird Song In The Forest. A page from the Book of Kells. (circa 800)

Uncial calligraphy, Book of Kells - our font was based on a similar text, even though it wasn't made into metal type until the 1950s

Uncial Script

Uncial calligraphy, Book of Kells - our font was based on a similar text, even though it wasn't made into metal type until the 1950s

Elves and Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts  Recently, three beautiful Mercian prayerbooks from the late 8th and early 9th century have been uploaded to Digitised Manuscripts. These manuscripts, which  were probably made somewhere in what is now western England, are notable for a variety of reasons... | Royal_ms_2_a_xx_f017r

Elves and Anglo-Saxon Manuscripts Recently, three beautiful Mercian prayerbooks from the late 8th and early 9th century have been uploaded to Digitised Manuscripts. These manuscripts, which were probably made somewhere in what is now western England, are notable for a variety of reasons... | Royal_ms_2_a_xx_f017r

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Celtic Illuminated Manuscripts: The Book of Kells: Initials, Celtic Lettering and TTF Fonts | Collection on CD

Celtic Illuminated Manuscripts: The Book of Kells: Initials, Celtic Lettering and TTF Fonts | Collection on CD

The Book of Kells was produced around the year 800 A.D. by Celtic monks drawing on a rich and flourishing culture of Celtic artistry

The Book of Kells was produced around the year 800 A.D. by Celtic monks drawing on a rich and flourishing culture of Celtic artistry

#caligrafía uncial

#caligrafía uncial

The Book of Kells, click for larger image

The Book of Kells, click for larger image

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells

The Book of Kells - I've painted this one on glass!

The Book of Kells - I've painted this one on glass!

p. 227 in online Book of Kells, full page.  Trinity College Dublin

p. 227 in online Book of Kells, full page. Trinity College Dublin

The book of Kells, illuminated medieval manuscript  has stood 1,200yrs and is one of the most studied books in the world.

The book of Kells, illuminated medieval manuscript has stood 1,200yrs and is one of the most studied books in the world.

Title Page of St. Luke's Gospel Twenty figures crowd in and around the letters which form the opening word of St. Luke's gospel — Quoniam. While it is impossible to definitively explain the symbolism of the activities this group is engaged in, there is a particular moral tone. Two of the figures at the bottom seem to be slumped as if suffering from the after-effects of the wine held by the figures to the left. Meanwhile the two figures at the bottom right appear to be suitably chastened.

Title Page of St. Luke's Gospel Twenty figures crowd in and around the letters which form the opening word of St. Luke's gospel — Quoniam. While it is impossible to definitively explain the symbolism of the activities this group is engaged in, there is a particular moral tone. Two of the figures at the bottom seem to be slumped as if suffering from the after-effects of the wine held by the figures to the left. Meanwhile the two figures at the bottom right appear to be suitably chastened.