225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, Saint-Omer, between 1320 and 1329
MS M.754 fol. 36v
Five decorated initials of verses 69-73 of Canticle of Zacharias, E, S, and S enclosing pair of fishes, and A enclosing animal head.
Upper and lower margins decorated with rectilinear bars.
Margin, upper, inhabited by hybrid animal and hybrid bird.
Margin, left, inhabited by crowned hybrid man with snail body and hybrid animal.
Margin, lower, inhabited by butterfly and hybrid man pointing with forefingers.
Line endings decorated.
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