December 31, 2021 An Expert in Medieval Flower Illustrations...
You know, those flowers that appear in the ornamented capital letters at the beginning of a manuscript chapter?
Or in the dividers between sections of a breviary, or other sacred document?
She knows why that particular flower was chosen, and what it means!
It's a niche bit of study, and she is the acknowledged master of it!
From the time she chose her thesis topic (a few years ago, to be honest!), she realized that her wardrobe made a great deal of sense if it was the black of print, the ivory of old paper, and the shades of rose and lavender that are the colors of most of the flowers. If they were colored, of course!
So when she travels to ... View the Post