225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Epistolae ad Brutum.
Italy, Naples, late 15th century
MS M.403 fol. 1r
Margins and initial C with bianchi girari ornament. In lower margin, in medallion framed with garland, is escutcheon with arms of Andrea Matteo Acquaviva (quarterly 1 and 4, the arms of Aragon, Hungary, Anjou and Jerusalem, and 2 and 3, or, a lion azure [Acquaviva] impaled with argent a cross azure charged with five crescents [Piccolomini]).
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