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In the first part of the exhibition we learn that the use of black and white in devotional images was often associated with religious asceticism; for some religious orders, colour was considered superfluous and distracting to the senses. A piece of medieval glass with black and yellow images provides perhaps not the most potent of illustrations. A Memling altarpiece of the Virgin and Child with Saints and Donors in the same room, seduces us with its brilliantly coloured interior painted in oils, glimpsed through partially closed shutters that are painted with grisaille (grey scale) figures. These monochrome figures of saints are intended to imitate and blend in with the sculpture and architecture of their surroundings, to give a masterly allusion of stone and three dimensionality. They are no more or less profound than the richly coloured holy figures that provide a moving counterpoint.

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