Of Tumblers and Minstrels (Hardcover)

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Of Tumblers and Minstrels (Hardcover)


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"Of Tumblers and Minstrels" weaves a captivating tale that unfolds against the backdrop of Exeter Cathedral. This narrative transports readers to 1981, where Keith Watson, engaged in the Exeter Cathedral Choire Ceiling conservation project, crosses paths with historic paint conservator Eddie Sinclair. Years later, a serendipitous reunion with Eddie and sculptor Fabrizio Sitzia sparks the vision to resurrect a 14th-century corbel, "Our Lady's Tumbler."

This historical journey is guided by Eddie's polychromy expertise, and Fabrizio's carving skills. The resulting masterpiece stands as a testament to a bygone era, a vibrant reflection of the cathedral's original medieval splendor. "Of Tumblers and Minstrels" beckons readers to witness the resurrection of history, unveiling the secrets of 14th-century craftsmanship. Immerse yourself in the magic of passion and artistry converging, breathing life into a timeless masterpiece, echoing the tales of tumblers and minstrels from centuries past.

Product Details ISBN: 9781399982122
ISBN-10: 1399982125
Publisher: Fabrizio Sitzia
Publication Date: May 1st, 2024
Pages: 80
Language: English