Illuminations - Treasures of the Middle Ages

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Art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon visits an exhibition at the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, which contains a treasure trove of the world's most important illuminated manuscripts. Germaine Greer joins the modern-day illustrator Quentin Blake to consider the religious and political power of these beautiful medieval masterpieces, and to assess their place in the history of art and book production.

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Museums
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Fitzwilliam Museum, illuminated manuscripts, Andrew Graham-Dixon
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