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Seasons and Elements (set of four)

Possibly after a design by Charles Le Brun (French, Paris 1619–1690 Paris)

Designer:
Border designed by Jean Lemoyen le Lorrain (1637/38–1709) (probably)
Patron:
Commissioned for Marquise de Montespan (1641–1707)
Date:
ca. 1683
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Canvas; silk, wool, and metal-thread embroidery in tent stitch (316 stitches per sq. inch, 49 per sq. cm.)
Dimensions:
See individual records for measurements.
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.43.1–.4
231859:14

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