225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Vita Christi (Life of Christ)
France, perhaps Corbie, ca. 1175
MS M.44 fol. 13r
Christ: constrained to stay at Emmaus -- Christ, pearled crossed nimbus, wearing pilgrim's hat, holds staff in His left hand. He is flanked by two disciples wearing pilgrims' hats and holding staves. One raises his right hand toward His shoulder, and the other grasps His right hand.
Scene against gold background, within decorated frame.
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