Cleveland Art, September/October 2010

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  • Member Magazine
Published: September 1, 2010

In this issue of the members magazine: Treasures of Heaven; Manuscripts; Tanner; Chalk Festival; Talks; Viva! & Gala Season; Members Appreciation Day

Cover: Head Reliquary of Saint Eustace Romanesque, Swiss, Upper Rhenish, Basel. Silver gilt over wood, rock crystal, chalcedony, amethyst, carnelian, pearl, and glass

A Chronicle of Book Arts

Illuminated manuscripts form one of the chief categories of the material culture of the Middle Ages. They were produced over a period of a thousand years, from the 5th century through the 15th, and many people today consider handwritten, richly embellished illuminated manuscripts, or books, to be th...