225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Belgium, probably Brussels, 1533
MS M.491 fol. 158r
Shepherds: Annunciation -- Angel, within aureole of light, appears above two shepherds, one holding staff, amid flock of sheep. Both kneel and gesture in response to angel.
In background is landscape with buildings.
Miniature and text framed by architectural border.
Initial D decorated with foliate and floreate ornament begins Terce of the Hours of the Virgin.
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