Events - 7 Jan 18

  • Jan7
    Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Hagerstown MD
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Painted Pages: Illuminated Manuscripts, 13th – 18th Centuries is an exhibition of more than 30 framed folios from European, Persian, Armenian, and Hebrew manuscripts. This exhibition explores the golden age of handmade books, some of which employed elaborate gold leaf decoration and intricate ornament. The exhibition includes examples from medieval European Bibles, prayer books, psalters, books [...]
  • Jan7
    Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, Hagerstown MD
    2:30 PM
    Join Washington County Museum of Fine Arts for a lecture by Dr. Lynley Herbert, Assistant Curator in the Department of Medieval Art and manuscript specialist at the University of Delaware. Dr. Herbert will discuss manuscripts in conjunction with The Painted Pages: Illuminated Manuscripts Exhibition in a lecture entitled, “Otto Ege and the Legacy of Leaves: [...]
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