Claus Sluter and Claus de Werve, Mourners, from the Tomb of Philip the Bold

Claus Sluter and Claus de Werve, Mourners, from the Tomb of Philip the Bold

(piano playing) Dr. Zucker: We’re in the museum of fine arts in Dijon and we’re looking at one of the great treasures of Burgundy. These are the mourners, a series of small alabaster carvings of Carthusian monks, the clergy, and the family mourning the death of Philip the Bold, the Duke of Burgundy. Dr. Harris: […]

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