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France, Paris, 1430-1435
MS M.359 fol. 121r

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Scene, Secular: Burial (Mourners returning from Grave) -- Man, wearing hat, beside hooded monk or mourner, walks behind group of three figures, including two men, wearing hats, closely flanking hooded figure, possibly widow. Scene in landscape with sky with stars. Scene in medallion in right margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.

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