225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
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Netherlands, perhaps Delft, 1415-1420
MS M.866 fol. 146v
Gregory the Great, nimbed and wearing bejeweled triple crowned tiara surmounted by crosses, holds with right hand, diptych with two heads, possibly Apostles Peter and Paul, and with left hand processional cross. He is seated on throne decorated with architectural ornament and with two lions. Red background with gold vinescroll.
Margins decorated with rectilinear bars with vines.
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