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Boccaccio, GiovanniDe claris mulieribus CyclesLondon, British Library, Royal 20 C V
Boccaccio, GiovanniDe claris mulieribus cap. 94: Pompeia Paulina, Wife of Seneca
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Authors and philosophers ClassicalSeneca the YoungerSuicide
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Death
Ways of dying SuicideMethodsBlood-loss
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ARTIST/CREATOR
Master of Boethius BnF fr. 12459
DATE
circa 1410
LOCATION
London, British Library → Royal 20 C V, fol. 143r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Boccaccio, GiovanniDes cleres et nobles femmes
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