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Chester Beatty’s A to Z: from Amulet to Zodiac

Chester Beatty’s A to Z: from Amulet to Zodiac

Chester Beatty’s A to Z offers an alphabetical tour that allows us to look afresh at this remarkable collection. It starts by looking at the universality of human belief in the power of amulets, and ends by looking at the signs of the zodiac in in  texts from Europe and the Middle East.

 
Witness to the Word: Chester Beatty Library New Testament Papyri

Witness to the Word: Chester Beatty Library New Testament Papyri

This online exhibition celebrates the Chester Beatty Library Biblical Papyri collection and two collaborations which were launched in summer, 2013. These important partnerships are helping the CBL to open up our important Biblical Papyri collection to the world.

 
Costumes Parisiens, Fashion Plates from 1912-1914

Costumes Parisiens, Fashion Plates from 1912-1914

A hundred years after the publication of the fashion magazine Journal des Dames et des Modes, (1912-1914), over one hundred of the Journal’s exquisite illustrations known as Costumes Parisiens are on display at the Chester Beatty Library.

 
The Art of Hokusai

The Art of Hokusai

This online exhibition contains a selection of images from the ‘The Art of Hokusai’,  held in the Chester Beatty Library from June to September 2003.