225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
France, possibly Saint-Omer, 13th century
MS M.79 fol. 30v
Psalm 024 (Vulg., 023) -- Initial D of Domini enclosing cock, possibly horned, against gold background; the initial’s ascender extending across left, upper, and right margins, in left, lower, and right margins, the initial descender terminating in head of bearded man, eyes closed, the whole perched on by hybrid animal, long-tailed, tongue protruding. Initial D and marginal illustrations of Psalm 24.
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