225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Spain, perhaps Burgos or Segovia, 1465-1480
MS M.854 fol. 8v
In left panel of vignette in lower margin is lion, laying on ground (Leo). In backgroud are three groups of trees.
In right panel of vignette in lower margin is man, wearing conical hat, mowing field with scythe held in both hands (Month, Occupation: July).
Left margin decorated with foliate ornament.
Miniature and ornament executed in grisaille and gold tones with color accents.
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