His background as a working artist also gives him special insight into the various processes involved in creating the masterpieces of the Renaissance. As former Master Armourer to the Royal Armouries, he has unrivalled experience of the history, manufacture and use of armour and weapons.
Chris’s unique skill set, with his extensive knowledge of the Medieval and Renaissance Italian history, and particular knowledge of certain artists, combine to make him your ideal interviewee of the art and history of Italy, either in the studio or on location. He speaks Italian fluently.
For appearance and consultancy rates, or to discuss adapting any of Chris’s books for television, get in touch via the Contact page.