Illuminated Letters

These Illuminated Letters are from the French book L’Ornementation des Manuscrits au Moyen-Age (The Ornamentation of Manuscripts of the Middle Age), was published in 1894. These beautiful red and blue letters are embellished with lovely tendrils of leaves and flowers on a gold background. The letters in this set include A through F. You can see the rest of the alphabet in these galleries: Illuminated Manuscript Letters contains G to L;  Calligraphy Lettering holds letters M to R; and Illuminated Lettering has S to Z.