Above is inset from portfolio-05. Rene in the personification of the Knight LeCueur has begun the search for his true love.
This gives us some insight as to how Rene viewed himself ~~~ probably in his teens or twenties. ~~~ Full views of these and all seventeen Illuminations can be found in King Rene's "Book of Love"
Painted cc 1479 when Rene was about 70 years old.
Rene DeAnjou died in 1480.
Good King Rene
age:cc 55 years
Daughter of a Briton Nobleman. Second Wife of Rene DeAnjou
The original Froment paintings are located in the
Matheron Deptych, Musee du Louvre, Paris
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