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The Holy Family with Saint Anne

ca. 1500
South Netherlandish
Linen warp, wool, silk, silver, and gilt wefts, (cont. see notes)
Overall: 41 3/4 x 55in. (106.1 x 139.7cm) Framed: 45 1/2 x 58 1/2 x 3 3/4 in. (115.6 x 148.6 x 9.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Bequest of Adele L. Lehman, in memory of Arthur Lehman, 1965
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: [silver metal thread along the bottom of inner border]: S. ANNA ? OBEATA . INFANTIA . PER QUAM . NOSTRI . GENERIS . EST . VITA . REPARATA ? IOSEP . S '
Cathedral of Burgos ; [ Spanish Art Gallery Ltd., London]; P. W. French & Co., New York; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lehman(from 1916)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Notable Acquisitions (Metropolitan Museum of Art) no. 1965/1975 (1975). p. 163.

Cavallo, Adolfo S. Medieval Tapestries in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1993. no. 23, pp. 342-346.

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