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Highlights from ‘Gold and Ivory’ at Louvre-Lens

Beautiful example of medieval painting, sculpture and decorative arts on show at the Louvre-Lens Museum

Column with three acolytes (c. 1267), Pisa © S.S.P.S.A.E e per il Polo Museale della città di Firenze - Gabinetto Fotografico

‘Gold and Ivory’ at the Louvre-Lens Museum highlights the cultural exchanges between Paris and Tuscany in the second half of the 13th century. Over 125 works are on display, from statuary and enamels to illuminated manuscripts: here are a few highlights.

Click here for the curators’ introduction

‘Gold and Ivory’ is at the Louvre Lens, Pas-de-Calais, until 28 September.

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