MEDIEVAL CRAFTSMEN SCRIBES AND ILLUMINATORS.

(Illuminated Manuscripts).
  • Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1994).
  • square 8vo.
  • stiff paper wrappers.
  • 72 pages.

Price: $10.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 56695

First edition. A fine copy. A survey which describes each stage of production of medieval manuscripts. It covers from the preparation of the vellum, pens, paints and inks to the writing of the scripts, and the final illumination of the book. The authors also follows the careers of a number of scribes and illuminators. Includes many beautiful color and black and white illustrations. Indexed.