Romanesque Viscounty


A Viscounty scroll for Temperance. Pergamenta, ink and gouache. Standard summits viscounty text. Done December 2015.


Based on the Arnstein Bible, which is dated to 1172. Exemplar here. http://www.bl.uk/catalogues/illuminatedmanuscripts/ILLUMINBig.ASP?size=big&IllID=20219

Modified to add the recipients arms. I attempted a hand based on the script used on the exemplar. 

Drawing in progress

Cartoon

Red line work done. 

Calligraphy added

Green

Blue

Gold added, just lacking the Black Lion seal. 

Source

“Harley MS 2798.” Digitised Manuscripts. Web. 05 Aug. 2016. <http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/FullDisplay.aspx?ref=Harley_MS_2798&gt;

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