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A Patron Presented to the Virgin and Child
Boucicaut Master and Workshop (French, active about 1390 - 1430)
Paris, France (Place created)
about 1415 - 1420
Tempera colors, gold paint, gold leaf, and ink on parchment
Leaf: 20.5 x 14.8 cm (8 1/16 x 5 13/16 in.)
An image of the original owner of the book kneeling in prayer before the enthroned Virgin and Child introduces a French-language prayer to the Virgin in this
As the woman prays at her priedieu, the
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