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Material Text (Material Witness Series)

  • Lambeth Palace Lambeth Palace Road London, England, SE1 7JU United Kingdom (map)

A visit to the collections at Lambeth Palace Library organised by Teresa Lane, PhD student, The Courtauld Institute of Art.

Lambeth Palace, Lambeth Palace Road, London SE1 7JU.

The first event in #MaterialWitness 2019 will take place at Lambeth Palace Library, and will introduce participants to some of the problems and opportunities encountered in the examination and conservation of medieval manuscripts and their digital facsimiles. Participants will go behind the scenes in the conservation studio and will learn about the different approaches and techniques involved in preserving fragile books.