The Twelve Ages of Man: The First Three Ages of Man (Birth-18), or Spring

Designer: Probably after a design by the Workshop of Bernard van Orley (Netherlandish, Brussels ca. 1492–1541/42 Brussels)
Author: Author of inscriptions possibly Jerome van Busleyden (Hieronymus Buslidius) (ca. 1470–1517)
Date: ca. 1515
Culture: Flemish, Brussels
Medium: Wool, silk (16-20 warps per inch, 6-8 per cm.)
Dimensions: H. 163 x W. 284 inches (414 x 721.4 cm)
Classification: Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line: Gift of The Hearst Foundation in memory of William Randolph Hearst, 1953
Accession Number: 53.221.1

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