Re: The Devil
Posted: 07 May 2012, 22:04
Over 500 years of history in 78 cards
I found this one, is it the one you intended?Lorredan wrote:Sorry Robert- I went back and it had all changed.
It's the one that I posted way back on the AT thread years ago. We might have discovered it was Italian, but I don't remember that. It's clear that the basket on the back was pretty common, Michael Hurst has sent me some additional items, so it seems unlikely we will determine much from it as far as origin is concerned.SteveM wrote:Robert re: the book of hours --
have we discussed it before? I seem to recall mentioning that though the patron was french, the artist was Italian? Was it this one?
(As courts integrated the families often used the same artists from different regions -- which is in part what led to the uniformity of a wide spread late gothic style -- one which can complicate style and content as a means of identifying geographic locale.)