3.00pm, Saturday 3 May, 2014
Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
Tickets: £8.00, £5.00
Tickets available from Fitzwilliam Museum:
The Fitzwilliam Museum
Tickets £8.00; £5.00 (concessions, including Friends of The Fitzwilliam Museum).
This event is not included in the Festival ticket.
Conservator and artist, Philippa Abrahams, explains Hilliard's working methods as revealed in
his treatise, and her own experience of following his instructions and recipes. Using slides of Hilliard's
miniatures in the Fitzwilliam collection and of her own work, the process will be shown, and the materials
used will be on display.
Planned in collaboration with the Fitzwilliam Museum, celebrating the 40th and final year of The Hilliard Ensemble.
Event takes place in the Education Studio.
Image: Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton, by Nicholas Hilliard © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge
All concert information is correct at 20 May 2015.