Royalty and Reverence: The Life of St. Radegund

For King Charles VIII and Queen Anne of Brittany, illuminated by the Master of Radegund
August 30, 2021

Illuminated by a Poitevin miniaturist, now dubbed the Master of Radegund, this is a beatiful, moving work of art with a royal provenance. Made for King Charles VIII and his wife, Anne of Brittany, the Life of St. Radegund documents the journey of a saint through womanhood in medieval France. Dr. Erin Donovan here explains the significance of this magnificent manuscript.


This manuscript was featured at TEFAF Online 2021. Click here to view it.




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