225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station

Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts

« Previous Next »   Thumbnails

France, possibly Saint-Omer, 13th century
MS M.79 fol. 28r

See more information »

Psalm 022 (Vulg., 021) -- Initial D of Deus enclosing head of man against gold background; the initial’s ascender and descender formed by dragon-like hybrid animals, biting the stave or frame, extending across left, upper and right margins terminating in long-eared hybrid animal; in lower and right margin, terminating in bust of angel as musician, playing viol. Initial D and marginal illustrations of Psalm 22.

(31 of 94)