225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, Rouen, ca. 1510
M.646 fol. 48v
Christ: Presentation -- Prophetess Anna holds basket with three doves. In front of her is Virgin Mary, rays as nimbus, holding nude Christ Child, rays as nimbus. They are beside draped altar, on the other side of which is Simeon, wearing pointed hat, extending draped hands. Behind him is man, wearing headgear. Figures within vaulted room, decorated with curtain.
Margins are decorated with floreate border, including roses and daisies, inhabited by two half-figures of women, one of which wears hood, holding sticks.
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