Detail View: Theatre Arts:

Title: 
Grandes Chroniques de France
Title.Alternate: 
Great Chronicle of France of Charles V
Collection Title: 
Theatre Arts
Collection Information: 
Collection administered by the Visual Resources manager, Architecture Library, (402)-472-1193
Description: 
This famous miniature on folio 473v shows a festive banquet held by Charles V in honor of the Emperor Charles IV and his son on Epiphany ; the feasting party watches a play about the capture of Jerusalem by Godfrey of Bouillon ; the figures in the foreground are on a smaller scale than those in the middleground, in order to show differences of caste and rank
Subject.Entities: 
Bibliotheque nationale de France
Subject: 
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Medieval ;Illumination of books and manuscripts, French ;Drama, Medieval ;Music -- 500-1400
Location: 
France
Image.Publisher: 
University of Nebraska--Lincoln, Libraries
Image.Date: 
2014
Source: 
Wikimedia Commons