Images of Cistercian Life
Surviving artefacts, documents
and illuminated manuscripts provide an insight to the Cistercian
way of life in the Middle Ages.
A selection of images which illustrate various aspects of the monk’s
and lay-brother’s day is arranged thematically under the
of the monks and lay-brothers sketched by an artist, Kate
current perceptions of medieval Cistercian
life. These are displayed in a fifth screen, The Cistercians
through modern eyes.