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Branwen of Werchesvorde, Order of the Laurel Scroll

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Branwen of Werchesvorde, Order of the Laurel Scroll, by Giles de Leval

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by Giles de Leval

... in the style of the Winchester Bible (c1145). The illumination contains references to the recipient's skill in the scribal arts, and to love of knowledge (the dove of wisdom, also a play on the white raven of her device). View a detail of the capital. Chinese ink, gouache and gold leaf on parchmentine.

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