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dogs from the tres Riches Heures of Jean Duc de Berry early 15thc

dogs from the tres Riches Heures of Jean Duc de Berry early

Month of May, detail, 1413-83, Limbourg Brothers

Les Tres Riches Heures du Duc de Berry by Limbourg Brothers: Meaning of International Gothic Book of Hours

King Herod here has gone for a centre pin

King Herod here has gone for a centre pin

Froissart's magnficent portrayal of the coronation of Henry IV on 13th October 1399 in Westminster Abbey.  John Holland, Duke of Exeter, was present.  So, I imagine, was his wife Elizabeth although there is no record of it.

Coronation of Henry IV - Jean Froissart "Chronicles" - late century

Mural at Chinon - figures with cloaks fastened at right shoulder.

Mural at Chinon - figures with cloaks fastened at right shoulder. Central figure is possibly Henry the Young King.

Christine de Pisan presenting her book to Isabeau of Bavaria, wife of Charles VI of France.  The bed furnishings are superbly embroidered.  Here the bedchamber used as the Queen's private space with her ladies - and dog.

Christine de Pisan presenting her book to Isabeau of Bavaria, wife of Charles VI of France. The bed furnishings are superbly embroidered. Here the bedchamber used as the Queen's private space with her ladies - and dog.

LORDS APPELLANT AND THE MERCILESS PARLIAMENT.The "Lords Appellant" were five peers in the reign of King Richard II,who convened the "Merciless Parliament" of 1388 and impeached the king's favourites for high treason.The Lords Appellant were the King's uncle Thomas of Woodstock,Duke of Gloucester,the Earl of Arundel,the Earl of Nottingham, the Earl of Warwick,and the Earl of Derby (afterwards Henry IV]...

Richard II receiving his book from the author and poet Philippa de Mezieres. Another excellent depiction of King Richard in

.:. Detail from Tres Riches Heures du duc de Berry, Limbourg brothers, 1412-1416

Detail from Tres Riches Heures du duc de Berry, Limbourg brothers,