Robinet Testard, Allegory of Music, 1496-1498, from Le livre des échecs amoureux moralisés. Ten figures make music, including two older men singing, three choirboys, one man playing bagpipes, one man playing shawm, one man playing pipe and tabor, one woman with no instrument visible, and the central woman playing psaltery. Bibliothèque nationale de France, Français 143, fol. 65v (Source: Wikimedia Commons, Public domain) For information on the text and on Testard, see Feminae, "Mermaid from Neptune."
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