British Library, Royal 14 E V, detail of f. 291 (Fortune appearing to Boccaccio). Giovanni Boccaccio, De casibus virorum illustrium in the French translation ((Des cas des ruynes des nobles hommes et femmes) by Laurent de Premierfait. Netherlands, c.
Gaia Caecilia or Tanaquil at her loom, while women spin and card wool. From Boccaccio, Des cleres et nobles femmes, De claris mulieribus in an anonymous French translation c. British Library MS Royal 20 C V f.
The Bedford Book of Hours is a late medieval manuscript art. It was produced for the wedding of John, Duke of Bedford, to Anne of Burgundy on 13 May This page shows an illustration of the building of Noah's Ark.