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I'm Giovanni and I enjoy working with illuminated manuscript facsimiles. It’s a wonderful occupation that keeps me in constant contact with breathtaking masterpieces.
Facsimiles are one of the best way to experience illuminated manuscripts, as the originals are locked in the libraries' vaults.
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