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, early 16th century
MS M.1114 fol. 73v
Christ: Pietà -- Body of Christ, crossed nimbus, bleeding from wounds, wearing loincloth, reclines on lap of Virgin Mary, nimbed and veiled, seated at foot of cross; only lower portion of cross is visible.
Margins decorated with border of floreate ornament including viola and strawberry, and inhabited by bird.
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