(active in the 15th century in Paris)

Hôtel-Dieu of Paris

15th century
Staatsbibliothek, Berlin

Hospitals in the Middle Ages were financed by private charity and were often staffed by men and women in religious orders. The miniature from the 15th-century French manuscript shows patients and nursing nuns at the Hôtel-Dieu of Paris.

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