"@ Rob Wegman
I also owe nobody my expertise, if I do not like to.
First of all, Andrew did not offer any explanation in front of us as far as the prices are concerned (although I am grateful to be enligtened by him about the difference between…"
"Rob, Thank you. I really appreciate your comments. As I say above, I see myself as a temporary (and fortunate) custodian of this and other leaves. I learn and draw pleasure from them and then move them along to…"
"Thank you for your thoughtful reply, Oliver, I greatly appreciate it.I would like to assure you that I never compromise the integrity of the leaves I am fortunate enough to be the temporary custodian of. I NEVER attempt any restoration, cleaning,…"
"Quite honestly, I had no hard feelings to deal with art objects or cultural heritage, although sometimes it is ambiguous indeed.
Since you asked for an expert opinion, i strongly advice against home-made “restaurations”, because in case…"
", you are incorrect in your assumptions. I bought this leaf because of my passionate interest in medieval documents. I was familiar with Carolingian script but had never come across adiastematic neumes before and was keen to understand this notation…"
"With respect Miguel
, you are incorrect in your assumptions. I bought this leaf because of my passionate interest in medieval documents. I was familiar with Carolingian script but had never come across adiastematic neumes before and was keen to…"
"Andrew Leckie is quoted:
Of course, some scribes in certain regions (especially Austria) did know about these innovations, but like the scribes of Saint Gall they did not regard them as a real progress, instead they continued their own concept of an…"
"Franchement, avec les neumes in campo aperto la datation est toujours comme proposée ici, mais on oublie souvent que on avait continu avec la notation adiastématique jusqu'au XIII siècle (j'ai plus confiance avec ce…"