225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, Paris, ca. 1515
MS M.286 fol. 53v
Pentecost -- Virgin Mary, nimbed and veiled with wimple is seated on throne with joined hands. She is flanked by 13 (?) Apostles, eight (?) nimbed, four seated on two benches, two with joined hands, four looking up toward dove of Holy Ghost, nimbed, hovering amid rays above Virgin Mary.
Scene in room, decorated with architectural ornament and with opening in ceiling.
Miniature enclosed in architectural frame decorated with: foliate ornament; two putti next to cord in left margin; putto, winged, seated on ledge at bottom frame, holding scroll.
Initial D enclosing fly.
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