225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Italy, Padua, ca. 1287-1300
MS M.436 fol. 192r
1) Half figure of man raising left hand.
Scene within initial P decorated with foliate ornament and with foliate extenders inhabited by fantastic animal.
2) In upper half, Christ-Logos, crossed nimbus, gesturing with right hand and raising left hand; in lower half, David, crowned playing psaltery.
Scene within initial B decorated with foliate ornament and with foliate extenders.
Half figure of man raising right hand and holding scroll with left hand; gold balls, and vine decorated with balls and foliate ornament terminating in foliate medallion enclosing.
Beginning of Psalms, Prologue II and Psalms.
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