Royal Manuscripts: The Genius of Illumination Study Day
Fri 17 Feb 2012, 10.00 - 16.00
£29 / £27 concessions
A day of fascinating talks covering different aspects of the British Library exhibition.
British Library curator Kathleen Doyle presents a choice of exhibition highlights; Alixe Bovey, Lecturer in History at the University of Kent brings to life the humour and irreverence to be found in the margins of some of the exhibits; and leading illuminator Patricia Lovett demonstrates the quills, vellum, gold and painting techniques of the medieval manuscript makers.
The day includes entry to the Royal Manuscripts exhibition from 15.00.
To book, call the Box Office on +44 (0)1937 546546
Presented in conjunction with The Calligraphy and Lettering Arts Society