225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
England, Yorkshire, ca. 1500
MS G.39 fol. 9r
John Baptist, wearing garment of animal skins, including hooves and head, stands with right hand indicating Lamb of God, holding cross-staff, held in left hand. Around John are birds, wolf (?), crowned lion, horse (?), and fantastic winged animal. Above him is scroll inscribed EGO UOX CLAMANTIS IN DES[ER]TO from John 1:23.
Bands of foliate and zoomorphic ornament frame miniature and textblock. Filigree initials.
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