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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.

(Source: archive.org)

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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The outcome of the fight can only be disastrous for him.

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

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The outcome of the fight can only be disastrous for him.

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

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, March 16, 2013
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Penserosa.

Célestin Nanteuil, from L’artiste, series 2, Vol. 7, Paris, circa 1841.

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Penserosa.

Célestin Nanteuil, from L’artiste, series 2, Vol. 7, Paris, circa 1841.

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Sunday, January 13, 2013
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…Whereat amazed, “What chance is this ?” quoth he.
  “These witchcrafts strange or nature’s wonders be…

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

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…Whereat amazed, “What chance is this ?” quoth he.
“These witchcrafts strange or nature’s wonders be…

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, November 21, 2010
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  His shield cast down, he took his helpless blade
  In both his hands, which yet had drawn no blood,
  And with such force upon the prince he laid…

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

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His shield cast down, he took his helpless blade
In both his hands, which yet had drawn no blood,
And with such force upon the prince he laid…

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, November 21, 2010
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 “You happy trees forever keep,” quoth she,
  “This woful story in your tender rind,

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

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“You happy trees forever keep,” quoth she,
“This woful story in your tender rind,

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, November 21, 2010
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"My son," quoth he, "this poor estate of ours
  Is ever safe from storm of warlike broil;
  This wilderness doth us in safety keep,
  No thundering drum, no trumpet breaks our sleep.

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

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"My son," quoth he, "this poor estate of ours
Is ever safe from storm of warlike broil;
This wilderness doth us in safety keep,
No thundering drum, no trumpet breaks our sleep.

From La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem delivered), by Torquato Tasso, Brusselle 1844. Illustrated by Célestin Nanteuil and Henri Baron (?).

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, November 21, 2010