225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
France, Troyes (?) or, more probably, Paris, ca. 1412-1415
MS M.804 fol. 140v
Jean Froissart: Chroniques, Book I, Chapter 186 -- Group of Parisians, wearing tunics and helmets, including some carrying mace, pick-axe and another weapon, face English soldiers in full armor, attacking with spears.
Text describes battle of Porte Saint-Honor³b of Paris in summer of 1358.
Initial, decorated, contains arms of Pierre de Fontenay impaled with arms of Marie de Broyes.
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