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. 149r
Legend, Dance of Death -- Priest (?), tonsured, wearing vestments, holding book with two clasps in left hand, stands beside corpse (skeleton), grasping his right wrist. Diapered background. Scene in medallion in right margin.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux, foliate, and vinescroll ornament.
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