Unseen: a “black” manuscript at the KBR museum
Exceptionally admire Margaret of Austria’s “Basses Danses” manuscript on 3 and 4 December.Continue reading "Unseen: a “black” manuscript at the KBR museum" →
From stone or bug to masterpiece
The creation of an illuminated manuscript sometimes required several years of preparation. Discover how illuminators transformed their pigments into masterpieces on parchment.Continue reading "From stone or bug to masterpiece" →
Christine de Pizan: a feminist before her time?
Christine de Pizan is often presented as one of the first feminists in history. How did she become a successful author? What were her favourite topics?Continue reading "Christine de Pizan: a feminist before her time?" →