225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Italy, Florence, between 1470 and 1475
MS M.497 fol. 234r
Margins and initial L with floreate ornament.
In top margin is medallion enclosing fruit and leaves. Flanking the medallion are two birds.
In bottom margin is central medallion enclosing escutcheon with arms of Francesco Sassetti (argent a bend azure). The medallion is supported by two winged putti (cherubs). Flanking the central medallion are two medallions, each enclosing pebble (emblem of Francesco Sassetti).
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