225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Italy, Piedmont, ca. 1465-1470
M.57 fol. 66v
Christ: Flight into Egypt, Miracle of Cornfield -- Joseph the Carpenter, wearing hat, holds walking stick in right hand and with left hand holds rope with which he leads ass, astride which is Virgin Mary, holding swaddled Christ Child.
In background is landscape in which is group of mounted soldiers and two men standing beside cornfield.
Margins are decorated with floreate border.
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