December 27th 2016

A drive up to Cambridge to see the iluminated manuscripts exhibition 'Colour' - The Art and Science of Illuminated Manuscripts.
(unfortunately photography is prohibited in the special exhibitions gallery, but we did get to see 150 illuminated manuscripts)

Advertising flyer for the Iluminated Manuscripts Exhibition in Cambridge

King's Parade façade of Scott's Building of King's College, Cambridge
King's College Porter's Lodge and
King's College Chapel
, Cambridge
Domed Lantern Ceiling designed by architect George Basevi in 1848.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Gallery 15: Dutch Art
17th–18th Century

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Gallery 16: Charrington Print Room Exhibitions.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Gallery 7: Italian Art
16th–18th Century

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
'Shipping Before Dordrecht'
by
Simon de Vlieger, 1651
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
'The Drop Forge'
by
Richard Earlom, 1772
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
C17th cabinet with scenes of the Prodigal Son, c.1640.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
'Children's Games'
by
Pieter Brueghel the Younger, 1850
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Display Cabinet of Roman Statuettes
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Boulle Cabinet
Louis XIV tortoiseshell marquetry cabinet c1680.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
The Annunciation (polyptych)
Jacob Claesz. van Utrecht (c.1480–1530)
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
C17th Roman hardstone, ebony and rosewood cabinet, inlaid with pietre dure.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Ebony Table Cabinet, 1660, by Elias Boscher,
Augsburg, Germany.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
The Seven-Headed Beast by Albrecht Dürer, 1496.
Apocalypse series.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
'Woman Seated
in an Armchair'
Henri Matisse (1869–1954)
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Lid from the coffin set of Nespawershefyt, c1000 BC
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Gilt-Bronze Medallion Locket.
of
Pope Alexander VII., by G.Travani.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Illuminated Manuscripts
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Virginal, Italy.
Late C16th to early C17th.

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Gallery 8: Spanish & Flemish Art 16th–18th Century.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Gallery 7: Italian Art 16th–18th Century
Left: Venus and Cupid with a lute player by
Tiziano Vecellio, c1560
Centre: Hermes, Herse and Aglauros, by
Paolo Caliari, c1580
Right: Venus and Cupid in a landscape, by Palma Vecchio, 1528
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Left: Presentation of the Virgin.
Centre: The Deposition.
Right: Marriage of the Virgin.
late C15th – early C16th
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
'Virgin and Child Enthroned'
by
Vittore Crivelli, c.1450
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Fitzwilliam's compositions and a Dutch Book of Hours 1480
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Marble Specimen Table.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Domed Lantern Ceiling designed by architect George Basevi in 1848.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
The Triumph of Dionysus,
Roman Sarcophagus c.AD 150.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Top: The Story of Joseph, I
Bartolomeo di Giovanni and Biagio d'Antonio, 1487
Bottom: The Siege of Troy, the Wooden Horse by Biagio d'Antonio, c1490
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Top: The Story of Joseph, II
Bartolomeo di Giovanni and Biagio d'Antonio, 1487
Bottom: The Siege of Troy: The Death of Hector, by Biagio d'Antonio, c1490
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Centre: Virgin and Child enthroned by
Luca di Tommè (c.1330–1399)
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Gallery 3: British Art
16th–18th Century
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Hampstead Heath, c.1820
by
John Constable.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Village festival in honour of
St. Hubert and St. Anthony by
Pieter Bruegel the Younger, 1632.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
'Winter Landscape with Bird Trap'
Pieter Bruegel the Younger, 1626.
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
'Triumph of Venus',
by
Peter Paul Ruben, 1628
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

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