Illuminating the World of the Rothschild Prayer Book: Lecture by Professor Michelle P. Brown

Rothschild Prayer Book - the Flight into Egypt
Tuesday 23 January 2018 06:00PM
State Library Theatre

Professor Michelle P. Brown,  Professor Emerita of Medieval Manuscript Studies at the University of London, presents the world of medieval illuminated manuscripts, their makers and readers, in the context of the famous Rothschild Prayer Book.  This beautiful 16th century Renaissance masterpiece is a jewel in The Kerry Stokes Collection in Perth. Images of the Rothschild Prayer Book and Professor Michelle P. Brown are presented in partnership with Kerry Stokes Collection.

Image: The Rothschild Prayer Book, fol. 124v: The Flight into Egypt. Hours of the Virgin. Vespers.