The place where an artist or community of artists worked, or a group of artists working together to design, execute and produce books.
The term workshop may describe the place where a book was created, or it may describe a particular style or method of book production executed by a group of artists or craftsmen working together under the direction of a master.
- French:atelier; Officine
- Italian:Atelier; Laboratorio; Officina
- Portuguese:oficina; workshop
Michelle Brown, Understanding Illuminated Manuscripts (Malibu, CA: J. Paul Getty Museum in association with the British Library, c1994).