225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
France, Paris, ca. 1250
MS G.31 fol. 1r
Jerome, tonsured, wearing monk's habit, seated on bench, holding knife with left hand and writing with pen in right hand on scroll inscribed S(AN)C(TU)S IHERONIM(US).
Scene on gold background within initial F decorated with foliate and geometric ornament. Fantastic animal as extension to initial in left margin; fish in upper margin.
Beginning of Jerome, Epistle to Paulinus.
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