225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, perhaps in Bourges, ca. 1460
M.430 fol. 13r
Evangelist, John: Scene, on Patmos -- Evangelist John, nimbed, sits on ground on Island of Patmos and writes on scroll with pseudo-inscription. Beside him is his symbol (eagle), with roll and ink jar beside him. In water in background is ship. Rays descend from sky.
Figure is surrounded by frame inscribed at bottom with SECUNDUM JOHANNEM
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