From the Book of Kells

By Anneliese Peebles

Type: Plaque

Technique: Carved

Material: Wood

Width: 31cm | Height: 39cm

Production date: 2021

From the Book of Kells, hand-carved in wood. George Bain illustrates this in his book Celtic Art, Methods of Construction on page 104. He notes that the early medieval scribe drew the original  with a maximum dimension of only 3.7cm.

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