225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

« Previous Next »   Thumbnails

Book of Hours
France, Brittany, ca. 1465
MS M.84 fol. 84r

See more information »

Christ, nimbed, crowned, wearing cope and gloves, stands with right hand raised and holds cross-surmounted tripartite globe in left hand. Surrounding Him are angels, some wearing vestments, including two holding Instruments of the Passion (column, sponge on reed, rods, nails, spear, and cross). Scene in room with polygonal vault and arched openings.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux ornament.

(21 of 31)