225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, Paris, 1430-1435
MS M.359 fol. 136v
Legend, Dance of Death -- Monk, tonsured, wearing Benedictine habit, stands with arms extended, flanked by two corpses (skeletons), one gesturing and the other holding the monk's left arm. Diapered background. Scene in medallion in left margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
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