225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, perhaps Verdun and Paris, ca. 1375
MS M.90 fol. 130r
Miniature divided into two compartments:
1) "Life-size" side wound of Christ in mandorla-like frame inscribed CI EST LA MESURE DE LA PLAIE DU COSTE NOSTRE SEIGNEUR QUI POUR NOUS SOUFFRIST MORT EN LA CROIS.
2) Christ, as Man of Sorrows, blood issuing from wounds, stands within sarcophagus and in front of sudarium.
Foliate border frames miniature.
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