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Courtiers in a Rose Garden: Two Ladies and Two Gentlemen

Date:
ca. 1440–50
Culture:
South Netherlandish
Medium:
Wool warp, wool, silk, and metallic weft yarns
Dimensions:
Overall: 123 3/4 x 97 1/2in. (314.3 x 247.7cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.137.1
Not on view
Sigismond Bardac, Paris (in 1904); [ Jacques Seligmann, Paris and New York (sold 1909)]
Beeson, Nora B., ed. Guide to The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1972. no. 38, p. 219, fig. 38.

Souchal, Geneviève, ed. Masterpieces of Tapestry from the Fourteenth to the Sixteenth Century. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1974. no. 29, pp. 85–88.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide, edited by Kathleen Howard. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1983. no. 43, p. 355.

Husband, Timothy B., and Charles T. Little. Europe in the Middle Ages. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1987. no. 128, pp. 138-139.

Cavallo, Adolfo S. Medieval Tapestries in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 8, pp. 174-189.

Kajitani, Nobuko. "Conservation of Courtiers in a Rose Garden : A Fifteenth-Century Tapestry Series." Conservation Research: Studies in Fifteenth- to Nineteenth- Century Tapestry, Studies in the History of Art: Monograph Series II, 42 (1993). pp. 79-103.

Randall Jr., Richard H. The Golden Age of Ivory: Gothic Carvings in North American Collections. New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1993. p. 130.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Guide, edited by Kathleen Howard. 2nd ed. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994. no. 44, p. 389.

Gaborit-Chopin, Danielle. "Aristote et les Roses: sur un Manche de Couteau du Musée du Louvre." In In Italiam nos fata trahunt, sequamur ... : sborník příspěvku k 75 narozeninám Olgu Pujmanové, edited by Petr Pribyl. Prague: Společnost Přátel Society of Friends, 2003. p. 43.



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