225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Belgium, Bruges, ca. 1460
M.387 fol. 118v
Margaret of Antioch: Scene, emerging from Dragon -- Seen through leaded window, Margaret, nimbed, cross held between joined hands, emerges from back of dragon, drapery hanging from its mouth. Dove descends amid rays to top of the cross.
Margins decorated with border of floreate ornament inhabited by bird. Scroll inscribed TU CONFREGISTI CAPUD DRACONIS. P(SALMU)S LXXIIII (Psalm 74:14, Vulg., 73:14, variant)
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