Unrecorded English Artist (16th century)

Saint James the Great Midlands, probably Nottingham, about 1500 Alabaster, with traces of gilding and polychromy (coloured paint) 39.7 x 16.7 x 5.2 cm Saint James the Great, a fisherman, was one of the first Disciples of Jesus, who called him from the seashore. He is identifiable by his broad-brimmed hat adorned with a scallop … Read more

Sounds of Nocturnes

Barber Lates: Nocturnes Where art, music and performance – contemporary and historic – meet, and encounter research from across academia, the Barber’s evening Nocturnes events are a groundbreaking, thought-provoking and enjoyable aspect of our Lates programme. ‘Bird Calls of Sub-Saharan Africa’ by Nikki Sheth Nikki Sheth created this piece for our Lates event ‘A Night at the … Read more

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