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. 144r
Legend, Dance of Death -- Money-changer, wearing hat, beside draped table with balance scales and stacks of coins, is pulled toward door by corpse (skeleton), holding his left arm. Scene in room with arched doorway and wooden ceiling. Scene in medallion in right margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
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