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Date:
16th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk; Embroidery (petit Point)
Dimensions:
190.5 x 50.8 cm (75 x 20 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1934.3.223
Acquisition Date:
1934-06-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Archer M. Huntington

Flounce & border
Landscape scene with mountains, female saint seated in an arm-chair and weaving. Basket with balls of thread at her feet, on each side an angel holding tools for weaving. Design outlined with heavy silver thread, red braid and gold fringe borders, purple lining.Design on the left side added later.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.