Meet the pigments: the art and science of early English decoration

A section of an illuminated manuscript in Latin

ONLINE LECTURE

Meet the pigments: the art and science of early English decoration

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 Wednesday 4 May 2022

 5–6pm (BST)

  Online

  Free event, booking required

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About the event

Join our experts in conversation to discover how cutting-edge scientific techniques are transforming our understanding of medieval manuscripts, and how book production began to recover under King Alfred and his successors.

 Speakers

Matthew Holford, Tolkien Curator of Medieval Manuscripts, Bodleian Libraries

Richard Gameson, Professor of the History of the Book, Durham University

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Acknowledgements

This event is generously supported by The Helen Hamlyn Trust.

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