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. 137v
Legend, Dance of Death -- Monk, tonsured, wearing Carmelite habit and mantle, holding book in left hand, stands beside corpse (skeleton), holding his right hand. Background with tree and sky. Scene in medallion in left margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
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