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. 106r
Virgin Mary: borne to Burial -- Nimbed apostles, including Peter, tonsured, carry cross-inscribed bier. Beside the bier walks Prince of Priests, with his hands crossed on his breast. Above are angels in arc of heaven. Diapered background. Scene in medallion in margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
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