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

France, perhaps Metz, 1370-1380
MS M.88 fol. 168v

See more information »

Innocents: Massacre -- Herod the Great, crowned, seated on bench with legs crossed, raises right hand toward two soldiers, one in armor with spear transfixing body of infant, another in chain mail with sword piercing infant.
Scene against gold background within foliate initial D.
Left margin:
Lower margin (bas-de-page):
Rabbit emerging from burrow.

(25 of 35)