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Musicians and Dancers from a set of five Grotesques

Style of Jean Berain (French, Saint-Mihiel 1640–1711 Paris)

Designer:
Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer (French, Lille 1636–1699 London)
Designer:
Border designed by Jean Berain (French, Saint-Mihiel 1640–1711 Paris) (?)
Manufactory:
Beauvais
Factory director:
Philippe Béhagle (French, 1641–1705) (or his son), Beauvais manufactory
Date:
late 17th–early 18th century
Culture:
French, Beauvais
Medium:
Wool, silk (21-27 warps per inch, 8-9 per cm.)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 115 x 196 1/2 in. (292.1 x 499.1 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Gift of John M. Schiff, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.437.2
229568

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