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The Memorable Judgement of Sancho Panza from a series of tapestries with scenes from Don Quixote (number twenty-four in a series of twenty-eight)

Manufacture Nationale des Gobelins
(French, established 1662)

Designer: Charles Antoine Coypel (French, Paris 1694–1752 Paris) (central pictorial panel, in 1727)
Designer: Jean-Baptiste Belin de Fontenay the Elder (French, Caen 1653–1715 Paris) (alentour, 1714–51)
Designer: Alexandre François Desportes (French, Champigneulle 1661–1743 Paris) (alentour, 1714–51)
Designer: Claude Audran III (French, Lyons 1658–1734 Paris) (alentour, 1714–51)
Designer: Jean-Baptiste Belin de Fontenay the Elder (French, Caen 1653–1715 Paris) Jean-Baptiste Belin de Fontenay the Younger
Maker: Weaver Michel Audran (French, 1701–1771 Paris)
Date: designed 1727–55, woven April 1752–Dec. 24, 1754
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Wool, silk (18-21 warps per inch, 8 per cm.)
Dimensions: H. 147 x W. 189 inches (373.4 x 480.1 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Nanaline H. Duke and Miss Doris Duke, 1952
Accession Number: 52.215

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