MEDATS Chat: Digitally Recreating the Cloth that became the Bacton Altar Cloth

Date: Sunday, May 29, 2022
Time: 16:00 - 17:30
Medats Chats | Members only | Online Event
Our next MEDATS Chat will be with Challe Hudson, a member of BACStitch: the Bacton Altar Cloth Research Group. This informal presentation based on her conference paper will more fully explore the processes used to digitally reconstruct the embroidered fabric that became the Bacton Altar Cloth. Join us via Zoom on Sunday 29 May at […]

Anjou: The Fontevraud Effigies and the Apocalypse Tapestry

Date: Saturday, April 10, 2021
Location: Zoom Meeting
Medats Chats | Members only | Online Event
The effigies at the Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud are of Henry II (died 1189), his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine (died 1204), their son Richard I (died 1199) and their daughter in law, Isabelle of Angouleme (died 1246), widow of King John. The Apocalypse Tapestry, which is in the Chateau of Angers, was commissioned about 1373 […]