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FLORAL FOLIA

Initial F, illumination from the manuscript “Liber epistolarum ad usum Ecclesiae metropolitanae Parisiensis”, ms. Latin 8895, p. 12, 1753, Département des Manuscrits, Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris.     Iniziale F, miniatura tratta dal manoscritto “Liber epistolarum ad usum Ecclesiae metropolitanae Parisiensis”, ms. Latin 8895, […]

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MILLE E ANCORA MILLE

The official Folia Magazine Instagram account has reached the milestone of 1000 followers! To celebrate, we decided to look into the origin of the Italian saying “Mille e non più mille” (“A thousand and a thousand no more”), notoriously said […]

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TENERO ABBRACCIO

“I swear I’ve seen an angel A paradise in blue (Every color I choose) But I don’t know what love is And I think it might be you” I Don’t Know What Love Is, from A Star is Born.   […]

Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, Ms. 65, c. 126r, Bibliothèque du Château de Chantilly.

Ognissanti

  Il primo giorno di novembre Folia celebra la festa di Ognissanti con una miniatura tratta dalle Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, che illustra la teoria dei Santi in Paradiso. Si tratta di una ricorrenza di antichissima data, […]

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HELLoween!

  “L’inferno”, miniatura tratta dalle Très Riches Heures del Duca di Berry, Ms. 65, c. 108r, Bibliothèque du Château de Chantilly.   “Hell”, illumination from the manuscript Les Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry, Ms. 65, c. 108r, Bibliothèque […]

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SORA MORTE

October 4 is the feast day of Saint Francis of Assisi, one of the most beloved saints of all time and – among many more – patron saint of animals, the environment, Italy, the city of San Francisco, California, and […]

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LOST IN TRANSLATION

September 30: on the feast day of Saint Jerome, the patron saint of translation (and Bible translator himself), the world celebrates International Translation Day! For most of us, translators are somewhat of an “invisible presence” – granting us the opportunity […]

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Il SAN MARCO DI ROSSANO

Starting today, Folia Magazine will be taking you on a journey of discovery through the pages of the Codex Purpureus Rossanensis, shown here for the first time in high definition. The Codex includes 13 illuminations regarding the life of Christ, one of […]

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