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The Art of Illumination

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This compendium, the best work from Patricia Carter's three previous books on illumination, shows exquisite designs in watercolour and gouache to enhance calligraphy, texts and a host of other decorative items.
Paperback, 159 pages
Published February 1st 2009 by Search Press (first published May 1st 1995)
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I feel like I'm walking through ancient monastic catacombs whenever I read this. I love the way the images look.
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