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Perseus Rescues Andromeda

Date:
ca. 1515–25
Culture:
South Netherlandish
Medium:
Wool warp; wool and silk wefts
Dimensions:
Overall: 132 x 125in. (335.3 x 317.5cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Bequest of Adele L. Lehman, in memory of Arthur Lehman, 1965
Accession Number:
65.181.16
Not on view
Baslini Collection(sold 1888); Léopold Goldschmidt, Paris (in 1900); [ A. S. Drey, Paris]; [ P. W. French & Co., New York (sold 1915)]; Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lehman, New York (in 1915)
Catalogue officiel illustré de l'exposition retrospective de l'art français des origines à 1800. Exposition universelle de 1900. Paris: Lemercier & Cie., 1900. no. 3188, p. 304.

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. 46, pp. 544-551, fig. 167-169.



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