(b. 1370-80, Nijmegen, d. 1416, Nijmegen)
Les très riches heures du Duc de Berry: Mai (May)1412-16
Manuscript (Ms. 65), 294 x 210 mm
Musée Condé, Chantilly
The May jaunt, a pageant celebrating the "joli mois de Mai" in which one had to wear green garments known as livrée de mai. The riders are young noblemen and women, with princes and princesses being visible. In the background is a chateau thought to be the Palais de la Cité in Paris.