225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Italy, Lombardy, ca. 1475
MS M.799 fol. 84v
Within initial S, bust of Evangelist John, nimbed, holding open book behind nimbed evangelist symbol (eagle). Initial decorated with foliate ornament extending into center margin with gold balls.
Beginning of first lesson in first nocturne for Matins on 12.27, feast of Evangelist John.
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