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The Iris of Merit


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Name: IM-01
Calligraphy: Nudd Namara
Illumination: Nudd Namara
Source Material: Book of Kells

Artist: Lady Sarah of Rosenfeld

Artist : Kajira Camber of Wolfstar

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Name: IM-02
Calligraphy: Aslyn Crystyn
Illumination: Aslyn Crystyn
Source Material: The Book of Hours, Master of the Haarlem Bible, ca 1460 - 1475, page 224, IX 77.

An online image of this source material can be found on the Ritman Library website.


 
Recommendations: Meant to represent the various colors of the Iris insignia, the green is a medium to dark grass green, the blue is a cobalt medium to darker blue, the orange is close to a scarlet lake, the red a rust brown to a medium red, a medium beige shaded with a dark tan, medium yellow highlight and metallic gold.

Name: IM-03
Calligraphy: Zinaida Likhitovana Umanskaya & Thorbjorn Nordstrom
Illumination: Zinaida Likhitovana Umanskaya & Thorbjorn Nordstrom
Source Material:   White Vine - 15th Century Italian

Artist: Sakurai Sakami of Namron

Artist: Anne atte Rydeforde of Loch Soilleir


Artist: Kajira Camber of Wolfstar

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Name: IM-04
Calligraphy: Darius of the Bells & Sara Penrose
Illumination: Darius of the Bells & Sara Penrose
Source Material: Canturbury Codex Aurius -fol. 9v. Portrait of Saint Matthew - 8th Century Celtic (English)



 

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Name: IM-05
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Artist: Anne atte Rydeforde of Loch Soilleir

 
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Last Updated: 12/2008