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Hunting scene from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 160

Hunting scene from BL Royal 2 B VII, f. 160

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Bas-de-page scene of two men, one with a club, pursuing a dog (or fox) carrying off a fowl. Image taken from f. 160 of Psalter ('The Queen Mary Psalter'). Written in Latin, with French image captions.

In medieval illuminated manuscripts, bas-de-page scenes are unframed, sometimes whimsical images that appear below the written text and may or may not refer to it.

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1310 - 1320
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British Library
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