The Garden of False Learning from a set of The Table of Cebes

Designer: Design based on a woodcut by David Kandel (German, ca. 1520–ca. 1596)
Date: 1550–80
Culture: French
Medium: Wool and silk on canvas (cross-stitch, 48-56 per sq. in., 9 per sq. cm.) Tent stitch, 156-190 per sq. in., 30-36 per sq. cm.
Dimensions: H. 110 1/2 x W. 153 1/8 inches (280.7 x 388.9 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line: Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Mrs. Winston F.C. Guest, and Frasier W. McCann, 1942
Accession Number: 42.193.2

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