225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, Lorraine, 1490-1495
MS M.1039 fol. 103v
Christopher of Lycia: carrying Christ Child -- In initial D, Christopher, nimbed, holding walking stick with both hands, walks through water. Christ Child, nimbed, raising right hand in blessing, holding cross surmounted globe with left hand, stands (?) behind head of Christopher.
Margins decorated with border of floreate ornament including daisy and cornflower, and inhabited by peacock and hybrid man.
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