November 30 to December 14, 2018
The Fashioned Hand: Historic Finger Rings presents rings that span two millennia of history and originate in different cultures. Instead of organizing them chronologically, following traditional art-historical periods, or even geographically, it recognizes that rings make statements above and beyond their historical context when displayed or worn.
9AM to 5 PM
8 King St, St. James's,
London SW1Y 6QT
Meet in the Jewellery Salon, Ground Floor
Tuesday December 4, 3:30 PM
"Historical Jewels in Life and in Paint"
Jonquil O'Reilly, Vice President, Specialist, Old Master Paintings and Sandra Hindman, Les Enluminures
Wednesday December 5, 3 PM
"To have and to hold: Medieval Manuscripts and Medieval Rings”
Eugenio Donadoni, Director, Specialist, Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts and Sandra Hindman, Les Enluminures