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. 147r
Legend, Dance of Death -- Monk, tonsured, wearing Carthusian habit and scapular, standing with joined hands raised, is flanked by two corpses (skeletons), one holding his right arm. Diapered background. Scene in medallion in right margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
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