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The Crucifixion

Design attributed to Bernard van Orley
(Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)

Workshop director: Pieter van Aelst the Younger (Flemish, active 1509–55) , probably; or
Workshop director: Pieter de Pannemaker (Netherlandish, active 1517–1535) , possibly
Date: design ca. 1515, woven ca. 1525
Culture: Flemish, Brussels
Medium: Wool, silk, silver thread, silver-gilt thread (20-21 warps per inch, 7-8 per cm.)
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed 11/13/07): 98 1/2 x 100 3/4 in. (250.2 x 255.9 cm) Overall (unknown date): 99 x 98 in. (251.5 x 248.9 cm) Slat: 100” x 3 ½” x 1” with Velcro/webbing, security straps
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number: 41.190.136

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