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Book of Hours - June

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Image of an illumination from the Très Riches Heures du Duc de Berry. It is a "Book of Hours," from the 15th century, including richly illustrated illuminations by the Limbourg brothers.
 
This particular illumination is for the month of June.  It is maintained by Condé Museum, inside the château de Chantilly in Chantilly, Oise, France.
 
Curators at the Open Knowlege Foundation provide more information:
 

June: Harvest. In the background is the Palais de la Cité with the Sainte Chapelle clearly identifiable on the right.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy the publicdomainreview.org website.

 

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