225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
France, Saint-Omer, early 11th century
MS M.333 fol. 27v
Evangelist Mark, pearled-nimbus, tonsured, sits on cushioned chair, with feet on footstool, and writes with right hand on tablet held in draped left hand. Figure between two curtains, each draped around inner border of frame decorated with acanthus foliage. Background inscription, INITIV(M) S(AN)C(T)I EV(ANGELII) S(E)C(VN)D(VM) MARCV(M).
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