The Fashioned Hand: Historic Finger Rings presents rings that span two millennia of history and originate in different cultures. Instead of organizing them chronologically, following traditional art-historical periods, or even geographically, it recognizes that rings make statements above and beyond their historical context when displayed or worn.

Meet in the Jewellery Salon, Ground Floor

Tuesday December 4, 3:30 PM
"Historical Jewels in Life and in Paint"
Jonquil O'Reilly, Vice President, Specialist, Old Master Paintings
and Sandra Hindman, Les Enluminures

Wednesday December 5, 3 PM
"To have and to hold: Medieval Manuscripts and Medieval Rings”
Eugenio Donadoni, Director, Specialist, Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts
 and Sandra Hindman, Les Enluminures