Senior Book Conservator
National Library of Ireland
Hiding in plain sight: The biomolecular identification of seal use in Romanesque medieval manuscripts.
Élodie Lévêque graduated with a Master's in Book Conservation from the Sorbonne (Paris) in 2010 and completed a PhD in Medieval History in 2020 (Paris X University). For the past 5 years, her main focus has been on medieval bindings from the Clairvaux Collection of manuscripts. She is a Senior conservator in the National Library of Ireland. She previously worked at Trinity College and at the Institut de Recherche et d’Histoire des Textes (IRHT/CNRS) in Paris as a research engineer.