225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Belgium, perhaps Ghent; England, ca. 1420
MS M.46 fol. 119v
Scene, Liturgical: Obsequies -- Two hooded mourners, holding rosaries, sit beside bier draped in cross-inscribed pall, with two lighted candles on candlesticks. Behind the bier stand two tonsured priests, holding open book, and a third tonsured priest, gesturing, standing beside acolyte holding open book with pseudo-inscription.
Margins with ivy-rinceaux and foliate ornament.
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