225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

« Previous Next »   Thumbnails

Abrégé des histoires divines
France, possibly Amiens, between 1300 and 1310
MS M.751 fol. 83v

See more information »

Adrian I, Pope: Scene, Instruction --Of three bishops wearing miters, one wearing chasuble, one wearing cope, two gesturing, one holding book, all stand before and look toward Adrian I as pope, wearing conical miter and chasuble, gesturing with both hands, seated on bench.
Scene against gold background within pink and blue frame decorated with white ornament.
Miniature inserted near text relating to activity of Adrian I as pope during reign of Charlemagne.

(166 of 228)