medievalwallpaintings

Dr Ellie Pridgeon FSA promoting the study of medieval wall paintings

Summer 2013 – Three Medieval Wall Painting Talks by Roger Rosewell

Roger Rosewell will be delivering three talks on medieval wall paintings this summer:

Friday June 7th 2013 – Horton Church, Near Banbury (Oxfordshire).   7.30pm.   For more information visit the Hornton History Group website.

Sunday 16th June 2013 – Burton Dassett Church, Warwickshire.   Afternoon.

Tuesday 6th August 2013 – Raunds Church, Northamptonshire.  Details tbc.

St. George, standing, with Dragon, Hornton, Oxon (54KB)

St George, Hornton, Near Banbury, Oxfordshire. Image © Anne Marshall.

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Medieval Art in Sweden Website

Medieval Art in Sweden is a new website compiled by friend and colleague Dr Alex Fried.  The site will provide information about Swedish medieval art, relevant research projects, conferences, exhibition reviews and new literature.  The most recent post discusses the fourteenth and fifteenth century wall paintings at Linde Church on Gotland.

Medieval Wall Painting, Linde Church, Gotland
Image © Dr Alexandra Fried

Alex recently completed her PhD in the Department of History of Art and Film at the University of Leicester, examining the wooden sculpted Madonna and Child images in thirteenth and early fourteenth century Sweden.

There are also a number of additional images on her Flickr site.

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