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Finding the locations, the specialists and the skills.

In the making of The Luttrell Psalter Film, the key questions were how much of each illustration could we take at face value; how much should we attribute to artistic licence or to allegorical meanings too complex to be fully … Continue reading

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The Luttrell Psalter Manuscript

The Luttrell Psalter is a decorated manuscript written and illuminated from about 1325 to 1340 for Sir Geoffrey Luttrell of Irnham in Lincolnshire. ‘The Luttrell Psalter was not the first to include scenes of contemporary rustic life, but it is … Continue reading

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The Luttrell Psalter Film beginnings…

In March 2006, I was working on a project creating costumes from various periods of Lincolnshire’s history. Chief amongst the sources I was using for the Medieval period was the Luttrell Psalter, with its amazing images of everyday life in … Continue reading

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