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This prayer book was commissioned by Anne de Bretagne, wife of two successive kings of France, Charles VIII and Louis XII, to teach her son, the dauphin Charles-Orland (1492–1495), his catechism. It was painted in Tours by Jean Poyer, an artist documented as working for the queen. The book is richly illustrated, and its thirty-four airy, light-flooded miniatures are among the most delicate examples of late-fifteenth-century art.

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21 Reasons Why Being A Redhead Is Awesome

"The Accolade" by Edmund Blair Leighton. The first time I saw this over ten years ago, it was so captivating that I could hardly breathe.

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The Big Lebowski (1998)

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The Vienna Coronation Gospels represent one of the most beautiful manuscripts of the Middle Ages and a major work of court art at the time of Charlemagne. The book consists of 236 purple-dyed vellum leaves with text written in gold and silver ink. Each of the four Gospels begins with a painted portrait of the respective Evangelist. Ca. 800-1200 AD

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The Shining (1980)

Stanley Kubrick and Jack Nicholson filming The Shining (1980)