Appropriation in art is the use of pre-existing objects or images with little or no transformation applied to them. The use of appropriation has played a significant role in the history of the arts (literary, visual, musical and performing arts).
Wedding at Cana
isn't an exact copy of the original 14th century Psalter. I found it necessary to change a couple things:
For example, one of angels did not have wings and the original illumination featured Queen Isabella and not a couple.
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with pure pigment
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