225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Tours, France, ca. 1465-1468 ; Bourges, France, ca. 1470
MS M.834 fol. 69r
Virgin Mary: Assumption -- Virgin Mary, nimbed (?), veiled, is raised in sky by eight angels. On ground below, fourteen men kneel, looking up.
At bottom of miniature, two winged putti hold text block and scroll inscribed CHASTE VIE LOVE.
Scene in landscape setting within gold frame.
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