225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
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Belgium, probably Brussels, 1533
MS M.491 fol. 252v
Lawrence of Rome, nimbed, tonsured, wearing deacon's vestments, places right hand within vestments and holds gridiron in left hand.
Figure within landscape.
In background, Lawrence of Rome: Martyrdom -- To left, within city in valley of landscape, group of figures surround Lawrence of Rome, on gridiron over flames.
Miniature and text framed by architectural border.
Initial L decorated with foliate ornament begins Suffrage to Lawrence of Rome.
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