View the entire Book of Kells online. Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland.

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Book of Kells, Folio contains the symbols of the Four Evangelists (Clockwise from top left): a man (Matthew), a lion (Mark), an eagle (John) and an ox (Luke)

Bird from the Book of Kells. This looks like it could be a goose. The wild goose was the Celtic Christian symbol for the Holy Spirit.

Bird from the Book of Kells. This looks like it could be a goose. The wild goose was the Celtic Christian symbol for the Holy Spirit. One could take this pose, put a peacock crest on it, and make the tail feathers long peacock feathers for a pretty image.

Book of Kells: which contains a Latin text of the four gospels copied and decorated by Irish monks around the year 800 AD.

Book of Kells. Folio from the Lindisfarne Gospels contains the incipit Liber generationis of the Gospel of Matthew. Compare this page with the corresponding page from the Book of Kells, especially the form of the Lib monogram.

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Book of Kells, at Trinity College, Dublin. Ancient Celtic illuminated book of the 4 gospels, written in Latin

book of kells, housed at Trinity College, Dublin. Ancient Celtic illuminated book of the 4 gospels, written in Latin Seeing these in person was an unbelievable amazing experience.

Knotwork - Book of Kells

Columban monks, Book of Kells, circa 800 CE. (Trinity College Library, Dublin) [The image in this photo has been tilted about 90 degrees clockwise.

The Book of Kells, Chi Ro monogram, c. 800

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Chi-Rho from The Book of Kells, an illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing the four Gospels of the New Testament, together with various prefatory texts and tables. It was created by Celtic monks ca.

Book of Kells - circa late 700 to early 800.  Celtic - FYI, The Book of Kells is completely online: http://digitalcollections.tcd.ie/home/index.php?DRIS_ID=MS58_003v      this is by no means the only site, but it does link to Trinity College in Dublin.

The Book of Kells (Irish: Leabhar Cheanannais) (Dublin, Trinity College Library) illuminated manuscript Gospel book in Latin, containing the four Gospels of New Testament Created by Celtic monks ca.

Illuminated Manuscript Irish Celtic Knotwork

Illuminated Manuscript Irish Celtic Knotwork

From the book of Mark from the book of Kells medieval illuminated manuscript Irish Celtic knotwork.

Insular art, also known as Hiberno-Saxon art, is the style of art produced in the post-Roman history of the British Isles. The term derives from insula, the Latin term for "island"; in this period Britain and Ireland shared a largely common style different from that of the rest of Europe. Arts historians usually group insular art as part of the Migration Period art movement as well as Early Medieval Western art, and it is the combination of these two traditions that give the style its…

Book of Kells - Dublin The Book of Kells, (folio circa showing the lavishly decorated text that opens the Gospel of John.

Man, Lion, Bull and Eagle  с. 800  From the Book of Kells  Illuminated manuscript  Trinity College, Dublin

Book of Kells Man, Lion, Bull and Eagle с. 800 From the Book of Kells Illuminated manuscript Trinity College, Dublin

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