225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Libro degli uomini famosi
Italy, Venice, ca. 1405
MS G.36 fol. 123v
Petrarch: Text, De Viris Illustribus, Gnaeus Pompeius Magnus -- Pompey, wearing armor and helmet, stands in sailing ship, all in decorated initial Q with marginal extenders.
Margin with foliate ornament, inhabited by bird.
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