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Hunting for Wild Boar (from the Hunting Parks Tapestries)

Date:
ca. 1515–35
Culture:
South Netherlandish
Medium:
Wool, and silk thread
Dimensions:
11 ft. 1 in. × 8 ft. 3 in. (337.8 × 251.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.190.106
Not on view
comte de Vauguyon, Paris; George and Florence Blumenthal, Paris and New York (by 1914)
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. X.

Songs of Glory: Medieval Art from 900 to 1500. Oklahoma City: Oklahoma Museum of Art, 1985. no. 95, pp. 260-261.

Cavallo, Adolfo S. Medieval Tapestries in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 49, pp. 574-585, fig. 171.

Cleland, Elizabeth. "Collecting Sixteenth-Century Tapestries in Twentieth-Century America: The Blumenthals and Jacques Seligmann." Metropolitan Museum Journal 50 (2015). p. 150.



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