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Book of Hours - October

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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 October.
 
Curators at the Open Knowlege Foundation provide more information:
 

October: Tilling the field. In the background is the Louvre.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy the publicdomainreview.org website.

 

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