225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Histoire universelle depuis la Création jusqu’a César
France, ca. 1390-1400
MS M.516 fol. 62v
Legend, Thebes: Infant Oedipus nailed to Tree -- Two men, wearing hoods, holding spears in their right hands, walk next to four dogs. One man indicates with left hand, Oedipus, nude, nailed upside-down in branches of tree at right. Illustration of Book 3, History of Thebes. Left margin is decorated with floreate border.
(3 of 28)