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GODS & MYTHS
Orpheus
Myths Orpheus and Eurydice Orpheus turning back, losing Eurydice
LITERATURE
Modern
Guillaume de Machaut CyclesLe Confort d'AmiParis, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, fr. 22545, 98v-119v
Further details
Orpheus plays his harp for Eurydice, who is held by two devils coming from the gates of hell
ARTIST/CREATOR
Remiet, Pierre (Perrin) (active 1368-1396)
DATE
2nd half 14th century
LOCATION
Paris, Bibliothèque nationale de France → fr. 22545, fol. 111r
TEXT/BOOK/DOCUMENT (SOURCE OF PHOTO)
Machaut, Guillaume deNouviaus dis amoreus, vol.1
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Hamburg stamp (Bibliothek Warburg)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
L. Earp, Guillaume de Machaut: a guide to research, New York 1995, pp.129-188
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