How we lived then: Life and Love in Late Medieval Art

3 – 31 October 2013

While primarily religious, medieval art teems with information about ordinary life from birth to death and every stage in between. Saintly figures jostle a supporting cast drawn from all walks of life and engage in activities that range from the sublime to the ridiculous. We explore the diverse, charming world of late-medieval imagery and consider the society it brings to life and the cultural messages it carries.