ICMA AT THE courtauld lecture series 2009-10

The Count of Clermont and the Case of Conques: Unravelling Some Mysteries of Medieval Enamelling


Thursday, 11 March 2010

18.00, Kenneth Clark Lecture Theatre

copper, cloisonne and enamel medallion with crucifix and evangelist symbols
Medallion with Crucifixion and Plaques with Symbols of the Evangelists, France, Conques ca.1100, Gilt copper, cloisonné, champlevé enamel, [Medallion] diam. 4 1/8 in.(10.3cm), [Each Plaque] 4 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 1/8in. (10.4 x 6.1 x 0.3cm): The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Purchase, Michael David-Weill Gift and 2006 Benefit Fund, 2007 (2007.189), Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917 (17.190.426-429). Image © The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Speaker(s): Barbara Drake Boehm (Curator, Department of Medieval Art and The Cloisters,

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York)

Ticket/entry details: Open to all, free admission

Organised by: Dr Joanna Cannon

This lecture is presented by The Courtauld Institute of Art in association with the International Center of Medieval Art, New York, and with the support of The Courtauld Institute of Art's Research Forum. The International Center of Medieval Art promotes the study of the visual arts of the Middle Ages in Europe. Its worldwide membership includes academics, museum professionals, students, and other enthusiasts. The lecture series 'ICMA at The Courtauld' is made possible through the generosity of Dr. William M. Voelkle.The lecture will be followed by a reception sponsored by Sam Fogg.

ICMA publishes a scholarly journal Gesta, a newsletter, supports a website, and sponsors lectures and conference sessions.  email: ICMA@medievalart.org and web: http://www.medievalart.org. Annual membership application forms for ICMA will be available at the lecture: Students $20. Others (non-US) $70. Local arrangements: Dr Joanna Cannon, The Courtauld Institute of art, joanna.cannon@courtauld.ac.uk



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