225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Northern France or Flanders, ca. 1460
MS M.194 front
God, crowned, seated on throne, holds horizontal bar of tau cross, on which Christ, cross-nimbed, is crucified. Dove of Holy Ghost, nimbed, appears above head of Christ. In panel below, shield with two lions passant gardant, supported by seated griffins (arms of Normandy). Border of stamped foliate ornament frames figures.
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