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. 14r
Christ: Ascension -- Christ disappears into cloudy arc of heaven, with only legs visible, above Virgin Mary, nimbed, veiled, orant, flanked by twelve apostles, eight nimbed, all standing.
Scene against gold background, within decorated frame.
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