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. 142v
Legend, Dance of Death -- Monk, tonsured, wearing Dominican habit, holding book with two clasps in left hand, stands beside corpse (skeleton), grasping the monk's right arm. Diapered background. Scene in half-circular vignette in left margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
(281 of 343)