225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Northern Germany, perhaps Magdeburg, ca. 1100
MS M.889. Fol. 174v
Evangelist Mark, nimbed, writes with pen in right hand in open book in left hand, and sits on cushioned architectural bench with feet on footstool, between another pen in inkhorn and lectern, within architectural frame of two columns with foliate capitals. Above in pediment, winged lion, nimbed, as Symbol, holds scroll, inscribed MARCUS, in its forepaws.
Miniature within decorated border at beginning of Gospel of Mark.
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