Fascinating afternoon examining Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge with Dr. Stella Panayotova and Dr. Paola Ricciardi

Imperial purple: origin of pigments can tell fantastic stories

Imperial purple: origin of pigments can tell fantastic stories

Magnificent staircase in the Fitzwilliam Museum

Magnificent staircase in the Fitzwilliam Museum

Detail: inscription for illuminator "paint according to text"

Detail: inscription for illuminator “paint according to text”

Illumination of the visit of the three kings

Illumination of the visit of the three kings

Double page illuminated  Epiphanie

Double page illuminated Epiphanie

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Mr. Fitzwilliam's library

Mr. Fitzwilliam’s library

Mr. Fitzwilliam's library

Mr. Fitzwilliam’s library

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Details on screen

Details on screen

Details on screen

Details on screen

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