Jester and monkey.. Giovanni Boccaccio, translated by Laurent de Premierfait Title De casibus virorum illustrium in French translation (Des cas des ruynes des nobles hommes et femmes) Origin Netherlands, S. (Bruges) Date c. 1479-c.1480 Language French
Fools, Far, Near, and Forever. This woodcut is attributed to the artist Albrecht Dürer. It is an illustration from the book Stultifera navis (Ship of Fools) by Sebastian Brant, published by Johann Bergmann in Basel in 1498. University of Houston.