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Mistress Derbhiled’s Pearl scroll- 1999

This is based on the frontispiece from a gospel made in the second quarter of the eighth century, probably at Echternach Abbey, according to  Christopher de Hamel in his book <i>A History of Illuminated Manuscripts.</i> Materials were Winsor & Newton Designer Gouache on Pergamenata paper, and Sumi ink with a metal- nib dip pen.

This is based on the frontispiece from a gospel made in the second quarter of the eighth century, probably at Echternach Abbey, according to Christopher de Hamel in his book A History of Illuminated Manuscripts. Materials were Winsor & Newton Designer Gouache on Pergamenata paper, and Sumi ink with a metal- nib dip pen.