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Romulus and Remus
First Master of the Bible historiale of Jean de Berry (French, active about 1390 - about 1400)
Paris, France (Place Created)
about 1390 - 1400
Tempera colors, colored washes, gold leaf, and ink on parchment
Ms. Ludwig XIII 3 (83.MP.146.4), leaf 4
Leaf: 38.3 × 29.4 cm (15 1/16 × 11 9/16 in.)
According to Roman legend, Rhea, daughter of the king of Alba Longa, bore the war god
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