Thamyris   Description:	Detail of a miniature of the head of king Cyrus being brought before Thamyris, queen of the Amazons, in 'L'Épître Othéa'.  Origin:	France, Central (Paris)  Attribution:	Attributed to the Master of the Cité d

Thamyris Description: Detail of a miniature of the head of king Cyrus being brought before Thamyris, queen of the Amazons, in 'L'Épître Othéa'. Origin: France, Central (Paris) Attribution: Attributed to the Master of the Cité d

Deianira (has been suggested to represent Anne of Brittany) -- Huntington Library Ms HM 60, f°46

Deianira (has been suggested to represent Anne of Brittany) -- Huntington Library Ms HM 60, f°46

Detail of a miniature of a man with a sword riding a lion, as a personification of Pride (Orgueil), and a woman with a sword, riding a wolf, as a personification of Envy (Envie), in the Penitential Psalms, from The Dunois Hours, France (Paris), c. 1339 – c. 1450, Yates Thompson MS 3, f. 159r

Detail of a miniature of a man with a sword riding a lion, as a personification of Pride (Orgueil), and a woman with a sword, riding a wolf, as a personification of Envy (Envie), in the Penitential Psalms, from The Dunois Hours, France (Paris), c. 1339 – c. 1450, Yates Thompson MS 3, f. 159r

“Hypsikrateia accompanying the army”, from a manuscript of Boccaccio’s De mulieribus claris, made in France in the early 15th century

“Hypsikrateia accompanying the army”, from a manuscript of Boccaccio’s De mulieribus claris, made in France in the early 15th century

The Queens of Swords | Bonifacio Bembo for Visconti-Sforza Family | Medieval Tarot Cards | ca. 1450 | card no. 23 | The Morgan Library & Museum

The Queens of Swords | Bonifacio Bembo for Visconti-Sforza Family | Medieval Tarot Cards | ca. 1450 | card no. 23 | The Morgan Library & Museum

BL Royal 16 G V f.19 - Hypispyle helping Thoas to escape by sea to Chios. [De claris mulieribus in an anonymous French translation (Le livre de femmes nobles et renomées) - G. Boccaccio - 1440] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/De_mulieribus_claris]

BL Royal 16 G V f.19 - Hypispyle helping Thoas to escape by sea to Chios. [De claris mulieribus in an anonymous French translation (Le livre de femmes nobles et renomées) - G. Boccaccio - 1440] [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/De_mulieribus_claris]

*CONTRASSEGNO PER GLI EBREI?* Jews of Magdeburg - "Chroniques de France ou de St Denis" - last quarter of XIV cent. [Royal 20 C VII f. 32]

*CONTRASSEGNO PER GLI EBREI?* Jews of Magdeburg - "Chroniques de France ou de St Denis" - last quarter of XIV cent. [Royal 20 C VII f. 32]

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