Anjou: The Fontevraud Effigies and the Apocalypse Tapestry

Date: Saturday, April 10, 2021
Location: Zoom Meeting
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The effigies at the Abbaye Royale de Fontevraud are of Henry II (died 1189), his wife Eleanor of Aquitaine (died 1204), their son Richard I (died 1199) and their daughter in law, Isabelle of Angouleme (died 1246), widow of King John. The Apocalypse Tapestry, which is in the Chateau of Angers, was commissioned about 1373 […]