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The Elevation of the Cross from a set of The Passion

Design based on woodcuts by Hans Wechtlin
(German, Strasbourg ca. 1480/85–after 1526)

Artist: Ulrich Pinder (German, active 1493–before 1519) in "Speculum passionis domini nostri..." (1507)
Artist: and published by Johannes Schott (active Strasbourg) in "Das Leben Jesu Christi..." (1508)
Maker: Unidentified Weaver's Mark (AR)
Maker: Unidentified Weaver's Mark (ICM)
Date: 1600
Culture: German, Alsace, possibly Strasbourg
Medium: Wool, silk, metal thread (20 warp threads per inch, 8 per cm.)
Dimensions: 39 1/2 x 29 3/4 in. (100.3 x 75.6 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1911
Accession Number: 11.148.6

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