Sweetmeats and Rod: The Story of Saint Nicholas
Tuesday, December 5, 2006 4:30-5:30pm
A lecture with Trudy Lusink
Part of the Malcove Collection Lecture Series
On December 9th, scheduled as close as was possible to the saint’s feast-day, researcher Trudy Lusink relates the miraculous story of Saint Nicholas’ life in a slide lecture that explores how the saint has been portrayed in icons over time and answers the questions posed above.
Please join us for this inaugural offering in the Malcove Noon Hour Lecture Series.
University of Toronto Art Centre
Title Image: Icon, St. Nicholas Thaumaturgos, 17th c, wood, fabric, gesso, paint, 31 x 26.7 x 25 cm. Gift of Dr. Lillian Malcove.
Page Image: Life of St. Nicholas, 17th c, tempera, 36 x 30 x 3.5 cm. Gift of Dr. John Foreman.