The Schoyen Manuscript Collection

wormwood's picture

You may all be aware of this website, but just in case you weren't i thought i'd share this typographic (or should that be glyphic for non-printed letterforms?) goldmine of inspiration i found purely by chance...

http://www.nb.no/baser/schoyen/index.html

It seems picky to say, because the content speaks for itself, but it's a bit of a shame the website design doesn't really do it justice. If i weren't so busy i might offer a pro bono make over :)

Here's a small sample of the wonderous beauties that lay within...

...i feel so talentless. Well, at least digitally fraudulent. All hail the scribe.

ebensorkin's picture

Thanks for posting this.

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