Release date- 26082019 - Trinity College has announced the launch of the inspirational Book of Kells
Creative Competition for 2019.
Caption: The Old Library at Trinity College in Dublin, above, houses The Book of Kells
, a lavishly illustrated copy of the four Gospels of the New Testament written in Latin.
The Duke and Duchess will head to Trinity College, where they will see the Book of Kells
, one of Ireland's greatest cultural treasures
Co-hosted by ASI (Arts and Spirituality Ireland) at Trinity College, and staged close to where the Book of Kells
is on high-profile public display.
She drew particular inspiration from The Book of Kells
, an illuminated Gospel book created circa 800 AD, whose illustrations embellished traditional Christian iconography with ornate, swirling motifs.
Also, Goudie revels in the beautifully illuminated pages of the Book of Kells
, left, a setting of the gospel believed to be the work of the monks of Iona.
On a more prosaic note, one wouldn't think there'd be much confusion over the differences between the Book of Kells
and Burger King.
In which city would you find the Book of Kells
The St Chad's Gospels is an illuminated Anglo Saxon gospel book, from about 730 (making it older than the famous Book of Kells
) and the manuscript contains the Gospels of Matthew and Mark, early part of the Gospel of Luke, and some of the earliest known examples of written Welsh.
A Kite making B Tap dancing C Macrame D Brass rubbing QUESTION 14 - for 14 points: Where is the illuminated manuscript known as the Book of Kells
- Margaret Virany, author of A Book of Kells
: Growing Up in an Ego Void
Beginning with the Book of Kells
, the chapters proceed chronologically through the collections, using the expertise of practitioners, librarians and academics alike.