The Ascension from a set of The Passion

Artist: Design based on a woodcut by Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg) , from the Small Passion
Maker: Unidentified Weaver's Mark (ICM)
Artist: and Unidentified Weaver's Mark (AR)
Date: 1592
Culture: German, Alsace, possibly Strasbourg
Medium: Wool, silk, metal thread (20 warp threads per inch, 8 per cm.)
Dimensions: 39 1/4 x 29 3/4 in. (99.7 x 75.6 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1911
Accession Number: 11.148.1

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