225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Germany, possibly Bamberg, 1204-1219
MS M.739 fol. 143v
Christ, cross-nimbed, sits on cushioned bench, raises right hand in blessing, and upholds book in draped left hand.
Figure within decorated initial D with its ascender formed by nude male figure grasping the initial body. Beginning of Prayer to the Holy Spirit.
(39 of 51)