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April from a set of The Months of Lucas

Master of the Months of Lucas (Netherlandish, active about 1535)

Designer:
Additions and alterations probably by Joseph Yvart (1649–1728)
Designer:
and Charles Chastelain (1672–1755)
Designer:
and perhaps by Louis de Boulogne the Younger (1654–1733)
Designer:
Borders by Pierre Josse Perrot (active 1724–35)
Maker:
Woven under the direction of Michel Audran (French, 1701–1771 Paris)
Manufactory:
Manufacture Nationale des Gobelins (French, established 1662)
Patron:
Commissioned for Comte de Toulouse (1678–1737)
Date:
designed ca. 1535, woven 1732–37
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Wool, silk (20-21 warps per inch, 8-9 per cm.)
Dimensions:
H. 142 x W. 106 inches (360.7 x 269.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1944
Accession Number:
44.60.3
227020

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