The Art of Illumination
ABOUT THIS BLOG
Table of Contents
About the Exhibition
Introduction: A Book of Hours
The Patron: Jean de France, Duc de Berry
The Artists: Herman, Paul, and Jean de Limbourg
Discussion of the Manuscript
Exhibition Now Closed
Masses, Prayers, and the Story of Saint John the Baptist
Saints Paul and Anthony
The Story of Saint Jerome
Come tour the Belles Heures with me!
Suffrages II: Is the Belles Heures a violent book?
Heraclius and the True Cross; The Suffrages of the Saints
Hours of the Passion
Lecture, Chant, and Scholarly Exploration: Illuminating!
Saint Bruno and the Founding of the Carthusian Order
The Institution of the Great Litany, Hours of the Cross and Holy Spirit, Prayers
The Penitential Psalms
The Hours of the Virgin
The Story of Saint Catherine
Calendars and Confluence
Join the Discussion
The Art of Illumination:The Limbourg Brothers and The Belles Heures of Jean de France, Duc de Berry
"Jean de Berry (1340–1416), Patron of Art"
"Manuscript Illumination in Northern Europe"
Exhibition: "Demons and Devotion: The Hours of Catherine of Cleves"
Exhibition: "The Mourners: Medieval Tomb Sculptures from the Court of Burgundy"
Video: The Structure of a Medieval Manuscript
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