Our16th century Renaissance women, heroines all, in a number of mise en scene- are actually Greek Goddesses, Sappho, Oenone, Dido, Briseis, et alia.
the peeping King...
the well meaning "friend"
the occasional Dragon,
the slips and falls from grace,
& it starts all over again.
...all in the Day of a Life.
manuscripts: Français 874, fol. 170v. at the Bibliothèque nationale de France, & Mandragore