Annunciation to the Shepherds Hours for Rome use

Northern France or Flanders, c.1445
MS M.287, Fol.64v


"the peasants in the foreground, their attention focused on their pleasure, dance in pre-Christian, pagan frivolity"

See also Rohan Hours and Hours of Charles d'Angoulemme (Paris, Bibliotheque Nationale de France, MSS lat.9471, Fol. 85v and lat.1173, Fol.20V)