Paul Preaching at Philippi from a set of Scenes from the Life of Saint Paul

Designer: Adapted from a design by Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome) (Acts of the Apostles: Paul Preaching in Athens)
Designer: some aspects adapted from Pieter Coecke van Aelst (Netherlandish, Aelst 1502–1550 Brussels) (Story of St Paul: Paul Preaching at Philippi)
Maker: Unidentified Weaver's Mark
Date: ca. 1600
Culture: Flemish, Brussels
Medium: Wool, silk (14-15 warps per inch, 6-7 per cm.)
Dimensions: H. 11 ft. 8 in. x W. 8 ft. 8 in. (353.1 x 264.2 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: The Lillian Stokes Gillespie Collection, Bequest of Lillian Stokes Gillespie, 1915
Accession Number: 15.121.5

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