225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, possibly Paris, late 15th century
MS M.2 fol. 85r
Christ: Flight into Egypt -- Virgin Mary, nimbed, veiled, holding swaddled Christ Child, nimbed, rides sideways on ass. Alongside walks Joseph the Carpenter, carrying stick with bag over shoulder.
Miniature and text framed by border decorated with foliate and floreate ornament.
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