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Book of Hours - March

Book of Hours - March History Medieval Times World History Social Studies Visual Arts
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 March.
 
Curators at the Open Knowlege Foundation provide more information:
 

March: Sowing the field. In the background is the Château de Lusignan, a residence of Jean de Berry.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy the publicdomainreview.org website.

 

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