225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
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Brittany, France, ca. 1440-1450 ; Paris, France, ca. 1500-1510
MS M.117 fol. 14r
Evangelist, John: Scene, on Patmos -- John, nimbed, kneels on ground and with pen held in right hand writes on sheet on his lap. Beside him is eagle (Evangelist Symbol), holding stylus case in its beak, all on small island. In background are two boats and distant city. Miniature framed by columns.
Margins with foliate ornament.
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