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The Resource The bible of illuminated letters : a treasury of decorative calligraphy, Margaret Morgan

The bible of illuminated letters : a treasury of decorative calligraphy, Margaret Morgan

Label
The bible of illuminated letters : a treasury of decorative calligraphy
Title
The bible of illuminated letters
Title remainder
a treasury of decorative calligraphy
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Morgan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DPL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morgan, Margaret
Dewey number
745.6/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Calligraphy
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts
  • Lettering
  • Artists' materials
Target audience
adult
Label
The bible of illuminated letters : a treasury of decorative calligraphy, Margaret Morgan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 20
  • 168
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 172
  • Gothic hand and variations
  • 180
  • Borders and motifs
  • 184
  • Renaissance: White Vine
  • 186
  • History
  • Vellum and Parchment
  • 188
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 192
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 196
  • Humanist hand and variations
  • 204
  • Borders and motifs
  • 208
  • Renaissance: Neo-Classical
  • 24
  • 210
  • History
  • 212
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 216
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 220
  • Italic hand and variations
  • 228
  • Borders and motifs
  • Preparing vellum
  • 232
  • Chapter 4
  • Contemporary Gallery
  • 236
  • 26
  • Stretching vellum
  • 28
  • Brushes
  • 34
  • Pens
  • Chapter 1
  • 36
  • Pencils
  • 38
  • Paints
  • 40
  • Gouache
  • 40
  • Watercolors
  • 42
  • Egg tempera
  • Tools and Techniques
  • 44
  • Inks
  • 48
  • Gilding
  • 50
  • Flat gilding
  • 52
  • Raised and burnished gold
  • 54
  • Shell gold
  • 14
  • 61
  • Metallic gouache and bronze powders
  • 62
  • Chapter 2
  • Preparing to Work
  • 64
  • Layout and Design
  • 66
  • Color
  • 74
  • Tools and Materials
  • Transferring Designs to Paper
  • 78
  • Using Illumination and Decoration
  • 81
  • Chapter 3
  • Alphabet Directory
  • 84
  • Celtic
  • 86
  • History
  • 16
  • 88
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 92
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 96
  • Insular half uncial hand and variations
  • 104
  • Borders and motifs
  • 108
  • Ottonian
  • Your Workstation
  • 110
  • History
  • 112
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 116
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 120
  • Carolingian hand and variations
  • 128
  • Versals and numbers
  • 18
  • 131
  • Borders and motifs
  • 132
  • Romanesque
  • 136
  • History
  • 138
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 142
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • Paper
  • 146
  • Foundational hand and variations
  • 154
  • Borders and motifs
  • 158
  • Gothic
  • 162
  • History
  • 164
  • Step-by-step demonstration
Control code
ocm64551910
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780764158209
Lccn
2004116540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
745.61 M823B ; P ; XX-N ; C0406BT2(BS).
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o64551910
  • (Sirsi) o64551910
Label
The bible of illuminated letters : a treasury of decorative calligraphy, Margaret Morgan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 252) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 20
  • 168
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 172
  • Gothic hand and variations
  • 180
  • Borders and motifs
  • 184
  • Renaissance: White Vine
  • 186
  • History
  • Vellum and Parchment
  • 188
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 192
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 196
  • Humanist hand and variations
  • 204
  • Borders and motifs
  • 208
  • Renaissance: Neo-Classical
  • 24
  • 210
  • History
  • 212
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 216
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 220
  • Italic hand and variations
  • 228
  • Borders and motifs
  • Preparing vellum
  • 232
  • Chapter 4
  • Contemporary Gallery
  • 236
  • 26
  • Stretching vellum
  • 28
  • Brushes
  • 34
  • Pens
  • Chapter 1
  • 36
  • Pencils
  • 38
  • Paints
  • 40
  • Gouache
  • 40
  • Watercolors
  • 42
  • Egg tempera
  • Tools and Techniques
  • 44
  • Inks
  • 48
  • Gilding
  • 50
  • Flat gilding
  • 52
  • Raised and burnished gold
  • 54
  • Shell gold
  • 14
  • 61
  • Metallic gouache and bronze powders
  • 62
  • Chapter 2
  • Preparing to Work
  • 64
  • Layout and Design
  • 66
  • Color
  • 74
  • Tools and Materials
  • Transferring Designs to Paper
  • 78
  • Using Illumination and Decoration
  • 81
  • Chapter 3
  • Alphabet Directory
  • 84
  • Celtic
  • 86
  • History
  • 16
  • 88
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 92
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 96
  • Insular half uncial hand and variations
  • 104
  • Borders and motifs
  • 108
  • Ottonian
  • Your Workstation
  • 110
  • History
  • 112
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 116
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • 120
  • Carolingian hand and variations
  • 128
  • Versals and numbers
  • 18
  • 131
  • Borders and motifs
  • 132
  • Romanesque
  • 136
  • History
  • 138
  • Step-by-step demonstration
  • 142
  • Decorated capitals and numbers
  • Paper
  • 146
  • Foundational hand and variations
  • 154
  • Borders and motifs
  • 158
  • Gothic
  • 162
  • History
  • 164
  • Step-by-step demonstration
Control code
ocm64551910
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780764158209
Lccn
2004116540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
745.61 M823B ; P ; XX-N ; C0406BT2(BS).
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o64551910
  • (Sirsi) o64551910

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