Christine de Pizan, medieval author

Christine de Pizan, medieval author

C017/1192 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.3MB

Downloadable file size: 4.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: BRITISH LIBRARY / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Christine de Pizan. 15th-century manuscript illustration of the Italian-French medieval author Christine de Pizan (right, 1364-c.1430) presenting her book to Louis I, Duke of Orleans (left, 1372-1407). This illustration prefaces the 'L'Epitre d'Othea' section of 'The Book of the Queen', a collection of the works of Christine de Pizan assembled and produced in Paris in around 1410-1414. This artwork is attributed of the workshop of the Master of the Cite des Dames.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1400s, 15th century, adult, aristocracy, art history, artwork, author, book, caucasian, christine de pisan, christine de pizan, collected works, court, cultural, culture, duke, duke of orleans, europe, european, female, france, french, gift, giving, historical, history, human, illustration, italian, l'epitre d'othea, literature, louis i, louis of orleans, male, man, manuscript, master of the cite des dames, mediaeval, medieval, middle ages, nobility, patron, people, person, poet, present, presenting, receiving, ruler, throne room, white, woman, writer

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.