225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

« Previous Next »   Thumbnails

France, Amiens, between 1280 and 1299
MS M.729 fol. 293v

See more information »

Eve: Creation -- Adam, nude, reclines on the ground with trees and plants, and Eve emerges from his side, raising her joined hands toward Christ-Logos, pearled nimbus, raising His right hand and holding a book in His left hand. Scene within Gothic architectural frame decorated with cusps of foliate terminals, six French heraldic shields, including Count of Grandpr³b (one), Hangest (one), and Moreuil (one), and two hybrid men.

(88 of 120)