Tag: gospels

How’s the writing going?

Tuesday, 5 February, 2019

The Landévennec Group is a collection of 10th and 11th century illuminated manuscripts of the Four Evangelists, probably all from the scriptorium of Landévennec Abbey in Brittany. In this manuscript illustration, we see Saint Matthew writing his Gospel and he appears to be somewhat troubled by the visible lack of progress.

St. Matthew