Historiated Initials

This alphabet series features historiated initials from manuscripts and wherever possible ancient images to go with them. Some are decorated with gold leaf.

St Anne teaching the Virgin Mary to read

Acrylic on box canvas 8 x 10 (20 x 25) 2014
Acrylic on box canvas
8 x 10 (20 x 25)
2014

Bernard of Clairvaux

Acrylic on box canvas 8 x 10 (20 x 25) 2014
Acrylic on box canvas
8 x 10 (20 x 25)
2014

Christina of Markyate

Acrylic on box canvas 8 x 10 (20 x 25) 2014
Acrylic on box canvas
8 x 10 (20 x 25)
2014

David and Goliath

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Elijah

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Francis and Clare

Francis

Hannah

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St John the Apostle

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Kyrie Eleison

kyrie

Laurence

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Moses

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Noah

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Osyth

S95

The Apostle Peter

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Rufillus.

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Stephen

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Tobias

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Virgin Mary Assumption

S66

The Alphabet series, so far.

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