Kathryn Finter - Contemporary Manuscript Illumination

Illuminated Letter Q

Letter Q
Letter "Q", Kathryn Finter, 2002
23K gold leaf, opaque and semi-opaque watercolour paint and black ink on goat skin parchment, 103mm x 103mm (painting h x w)

Design inspired by a late 15th century Book of Hours, featuring knotwork and leaves in alternating colours.