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Figures in a Rose Garden

Date:
ca. 1450–55
Culture:
South Netherlandish
Medium:
Wool warp, wool, silk, and metallic weft yarns
Dimensions:
Overall: 78 x 38in. (198.1 x 96.5cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.231
Not on view
[ Raoul Heilbronner, Paris (until 1921)]; George and Florence Blumenthal, Paris and New York (until 1941)
Rubinstein-Bloch, Stella. Catalogue of the Collection of George and Florence Blumenthal, New York: Volume 4, Tapestries and Furniture, Mediaeval and Renaissance. Paris: A. Lévy, 1927. pl. I.

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

Cleland, Elizabeth. "Collecting Sixteenth-Century Tapestries in Twentieth-Century America: The Blumenthals and Jacques Seligmann." Metropolitan Museum Journal 50 (2015). p. 154.



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