Noted Conservator to Discuss 15th Century Manuscript Restoration
Richard Baker will present "Petrarch's New Clothes: The Rebinding of a Fifteenth-Century Illuminated Manuscript."Event Details: 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., April 13, DuBourg Hall, Pere Marquette Gallery
The Vatican Film Library and the Saint Louis University Library Associates will host a special lecture, Petrarch's New Clothes: The Rebinding of a Fifteenth-Century Illuminated Manuscript, from 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, April 13, in SLU's Pere Marquette Gallery in Dubourg Hall, 221 N. Grand Blvd.
St. Louis book and paper conservator Richard C. Baker, will discuss the recent conservation of an Italian Renaissance manuscript in the collections of Saint Louis University Libraries.
The event is free and open to the public, however reservations are requested. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (314) 977-3090.