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Three Panels

late 14th century
Made in Florence, Italy
Linen, colored silks, metal thread (white silk wrapped with strips of silver leaf, yellow silk wrapped with strips of gold), linen floss padding, couching; split and satin stitiches, background with relief pattern of scrolling branches in bunched linen thread originally with couched metal thread.
Overall (each): 9 3/4 × 7 1/2 in. (24.8 × 19.1 cm) Framed: 33 5/8 × 17 1/2 × 2 in. (85.4 × 44.5 × 5.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Irwin Untermyer, 1964
Accession Number:
Not on view
Irwin Untermyer, New York (until 1964)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. "Arts of the Middle Ages: A Loan Exhibition," February 17, 1940–March 24, 1940.

New York. The Cloisters, The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Medieval Art from Private Collections," October 30, 1968–March 30, 1969.

Arts of the Middle Ages: A Loan Exhibition. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1940. no. 104, p. 36, pl. XLVI.

Gómez-Moreno, Carmen. Medieval Art from Private Collections: A Special Exhibition at The Cloisters, October 30, 1968 through January 5, 1969. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1968. no. 201.

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