Krone und Schleier Exhibition Guide

Object number

LDVAL 2005.7.1

Date

exact 2005

Description

Guide to the exhibition held at the Ruhrlandmuseum, Essen from March - June 2005. The exhibition showed the art of female monasticism of the Middle Ages. Valence House Museum loaned archaeological artifacts from the Barking Abbey site for inclusion in the exhibition. This booklet was given to the museum in appreciation for the loan of the objects.

Physical description

A4 glossy, colour printed booklet with 12 pages, plus cover. Printed throughout in German (in red ink) and English (in grey ink), with images of a selection of objects from the exhibition. The front cover gives the title in German and English, and a detail image of the "Vision of St. Clare, fragment of a baldachin alter retable, Nuremburg, ca. 1350/60, Privatbesitz".

Condition

Good

Type

Booklet

Size

Whole length: 296.5mm
width: 210mm

Collection type

Ephemera

Inscription

Inscription Printed Front Cover: Krone und Schleier / Crown and Veil / Kunst aus mittelalterlichen Frauenklostern / The Art of Female Monasticism in the Middle Ages.

Alternative reference

Entry Number 1621

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Metadata
Start dateexact 2005
InstitutionValence House Museum
TypeBooklet
Collection typeEphemera