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, 1430-1435
MS M.359 fol. 91r
Christ: anointed by Woman -- Apostle (?) stands behind Christ, with crossed nimbus, gesturing, and Mary of Bethany, nimbed, holding ointment jar in draped left hand, gesturing toward Judas (?), nimbed, wearing purse at waist, raising both hands. Rays emanate from above in sky. Scene in medallion in right margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
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