Jonathan Wainwright
Wainwright, Jonathan
Wainwright, Jonathan
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Description: The Paston Treasure: Microcosm of the Known World
The Paston Treasure expresses symbolic exchanges between life and death, ancestors and descendants, objects and people, both within and outside its frame. Music—as material and practice— generates other dialogues in the painting between musical texts and objects, and the sounds they served to create. By depicting a songbook and instruments that are no longer known...
PublisherYale Center for British Art
Related print edition pages: pp.162-171