The Merode Altarpiece
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A lavish Shrovetide procession, as recorded in a 17th century illustrated manuscript.
Portraits show us what saints looked like.
The online collections of great museums are a treasure, and the Victoria & Albert is no exception. Dig around in there long enough and weird things always pop out, such as … Ecclesiastical dolls! The V&A has a set of fifty dolls dressed in the habits of the orders prominent in France, Germany, and the…