Guide to the art of illuminating and missal painting
A short history of medieval illuminations in books with the various characteristics and colors of each periods; instruction on the actual making of illuminated paintings. It describes the best paper, how to trace the picture and lay it down, how to make raised beds for gold and the proper burnishing methods, how to lay down the color washes and subsequent tints and just about everything you need to know and don't find in modern books.

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