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The gallery of the Louvre.

Thomas Allom, from Paris in 1841, by  Catherine Gore, London, 1842.

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The gallery of the Louvre.

Thomas Allom, from Paris in 1841, by Catherine Gore, London, 1842.

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Sunday, August 3, 2014
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Leon sends him to meet his maker.

 from Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

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Leon sends him to meet his maker.

from Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 2, 2014
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He threw a cord around her neck and hung her to a young elm.

From Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

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He threw a cord around her neck and hung her to a young elm.

From Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 2, 2014
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But most stained the fields and the meadows with their blood.

From Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

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But most stained the fields and the meadows with their blood.

From Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 2, 2014
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Initial letter and vignette to canto XXI.

Célestin Nanteuil, from Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

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Initial letter and vignette to canto XXI.

Célestin Nanteuil, from Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

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Friday, August 1, 2014
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Discordia replied: “I don’t remember ever meeting him”

Célestin Nanteuil, from Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

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Discordia replied: “I don’t remember ever meeting him”

Célestin Nanteuil, from Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, August 1, 2014
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Initial letter and vignette to canto XIV.

From Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

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Initial letter and vignette to canto XIV.

From Roland furieux (Orlando Furioso or The Frenzy of Orlando), by Ludovico Ariosto, Paris, 1864.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, August 1, 2014
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The plague.

Carl Larsson, from Singoalla, by  Viktor Rydberg, Stockholm, 1894.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

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The plague.

Carl Larsson, from Singoalla, by Viktor Rydberg, Stockholm, 1894.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, July 30, 2014