Jean Fouquet

This is quite a staggering find for little me:  Jean Fouquet, a leading painter and miniaturist of the fifteenth century. The image below reminds me so much of Doré’s images of Paradise, with its swirling ranks of angels:

 

The Enthronement of the Virgin, or The Trinity in its Glory   

This Madonna and Child is also startling.

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And, leaving you with the Battle between the Maccabees and the  Bacchides... Happy Hanukkah!

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