Museum of Lost Wonder

Map of Tenderness

15”x 22” ink on vellum. This is a rendition of a chart from the novel Clélie by Madeleine de Scudéry from the 1600’s. A very popular book at the time, The map represents the path towards love and other emotions according to the time period. Still timely today. A color version can be found in the ‘Prints’ section.