Medieval Rings

les Enluminures



Rings around the World: Asia & the West

Admission free, places limited (
Drawing important examples of Asian rings from the Les Enluminures exhibition Rings around the World Sandra Hindman and Beatriz Chadour-Sampson examine the universality of finger rings across cultures and through time, highlighting the parallels between Asia and the West.


25 Years of Les Enluminures

September marks the 25th anniversary of Les Enluminures, the creation of Sandra Hindman. In 1991, Ms. Hindman bought a tiny space just ten square meters large (about 100 square feet) in the Louvre des Antiquaires in the center of Paris.


Rings Around the World

This Les Enluminures exhibition will open in London in November and travel to New York through December. It explores the eternal forms, inspirations, and aesthetics of finger rings across many cultures throughout history, with over forty rings deriving from China, the Middle East, Europe, and America.