225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
Belgium, ca. 1470
MS M.152 fol. 21r
Evangelist, John: Scene, on Patmos -- Evangelist John, with rays as nimbus, sits on small island and holds scroll with pseudo-inscription in his lap. Beside John stands eagle (Evangelist Symbol), with wings extended, holding inkpot and stylus case. Scene in medallion in lower margin.
Decorated initial I. Upper and lower margins with foliate and vinescroll ornament. Upper margin inhabited by bird.
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