Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Table cover

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Wool and silk on canvas
Dimensions:
L. 102 x W. 53 inches (259.1 x 134.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1954
Accession Number:
54.7.9
Not on view
Irwin Untermyer (until 1954; to MMA)
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