225 Madison Avenue at 36th Street, New York, NY 10016. Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station
Book of Hours
France, Rouen, ca. 1500
MS M.175 fol. 60v
Virgin Mary: Coronation -- Three angels, hovering, hold crown above head of Virgin Mary, nimbed, with hands joined and raised, kneeling before God, wearing triple crowned papal tiara surmounted by cross, right hand raised in blessing and holding cross-surmounted globe with left hand. He is seated on canopied throne.
Margins decorated with border of floreate and foliate ornament inhabited by bird and by two fantastic animals.
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