Melun Diptych

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Virgin and Child Surrounded by Angels

Right wing of Melun Dyptich by French painter Jean Fouquet, 1450

* The model for the Virgin was a portrait of Agnes Sorel mistress of King Charles VII
Song for today: Gotan Project – Santa Maria (Del Buen Ayre)

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“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”  Miss Piggy

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