Beautiful, Beastly, Bizarre: The art of Hieronymous Bosch
June 8 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm£10
An Arts Society Lecture with Paula Nuttall.
Little is known about this remarkable Dutch painter born in 1450. This lecture unravels the meanings of Bosch’s enigmatic paintings in the context of his own time, explaining them in terms of social satire, medieval folklore and pre-Reformation spirituality, while also revealing the beauty and inventiveness of his images.