225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, Poitiers, ca. 1415
MS M.743 fol. 169r
John Baptist: Beheading -- Salome, holding charger in both hands, stands beside executioner, holding sword in raised right hand above John Baptist, nimbed, with joined hands, leaning from arched window of prison. Diaper background.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux and floreate ornament, with bands of foliate decoration.
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