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Chanticlere
Roman de Renart
Renart en train d'enj˘ler
Chantecler le coq
Paris, 1325-1350
BNF Ms. franšais 1580 f. 20
Coq
Coq. (i.e., Rooster)
BNF MS Franšais 136, fol. 20v.
Barthélemy l'Anglais, Le Livre
des Propriétés des choses.

France, L'Anjou, Maine 15th c.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
Hen
Poule et des poussins.
(i.e. Hen and chicks.)
BNF MS Franšais 136, fol. 21v
Barthélemy l'Anglais, Le Livre
des Propriétés des choses.

France, L'Anjou, Maine 15th c.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France.

Foxes
Renards. (i.e.Foxes.)
BNF MS Franšais 616, fol. 34v
Gaston Phébus, Livre de la Chasse
France, Paris 15th c.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
Fox with Rooster
Fox running with rooster in mouth.
Detail from: Renards. (i.e.Foxes.)
BNF MS Franšais 616, fol. 34v
Gaston Phébus, Livre de la Chasse
France, Paris 15th c. BNF.
Fox barking at bird in tree
Fox barking at bird in tree.
Detail from: Renards. (i.e.Foxes.)
BNF MS Franšais 616, fol. 34v.
Gaston Phébus, Livre de la Chasse
France, Paris 15th c. BNF.
Fox Chase
Chasse au renard.
(i.e.Fox chase.)
BNF MS Franšais 616, fol. 99v
Gaston Phébus, Livre de la Chasse
France, Paris 15th c. BNF.
Illumination
Constitution of the body:
Elements and humours.
BNF MS Franšais 135, fol. 91
Barthélemy L'Anglais,
Le Livre des Propriétés des choses
France, L'Anjou 15th c.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France.
Illumination
Man: body and soul
BNF MS Franšais 135, fol. 65
Barthélemy L'Anglais,
Le Livre des Propriétés des choses
France, L'Anjou 15th c.
Bibliothèque Nationale de France.


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