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Dido and Aeneas. Miniature from De Mulieribus Claris (On Famous Women), by Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375). 15th century. Musee Conde, Chantilly, France . 1400 Tal, 1400 1499, Famous Women, Aeneas Libretto, 1450 1495 Tal, Giovanni Boccaccio, Medieval, 15Th Century, Illuminated Manuscript
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15th century (ca. 1440) Northern France - Rouen British Library Royal 16 G V: Le livre de femmes nobles et renomées (De Mulieribus claris) by Giovanni Boccaccio; illuminated by the Talbot Master fol. 59v - Pamphile collecting and weaving silk www.bl.uk/... Lovely dress; but wow, my eyes hurt.
Bibliothèque nationale de France, Département des manuscrits, Latin 920, detail of f. 317v (St Martha and the Tarasque). Book of Hours, use ...
Bibliothèque nationale de France, Français 27, f. 259v (‘a philosopher being harassed by demons’). St Augustine, De civitate dei. Rouen, 3rd quarter of the 15th century. If the philosopher is the seated woman, she seems too engrossed in her reading to notice the demons.