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Persina Prepares the Cradle, from The Story of Theagenes and Chariclea series
Persina Prepares the Cradle, from The Story of Theagenes and Chariclea series
Designer:
Workshop Of:
Date:
ca. 1634–1635
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Wool, Silk; Tapestry Weave
Dimensions:
407.7 x 323.9 cm (160 1/2 x 127 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1929.9.5
Acquisition Date:
1929-12-29
Credit Line:

Gift of Henry K.S. Williams

Exhibition History:

Crystal Springs School for Girls, Hillsborough, California, 1973
Simon Vouet, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, Paris, 1990-91

Scene of an elderly woman and two male figures preparing a cradle amid palace architecture; surrounded by a border of flowers, putti, and architectural elements.