Christ Shown to the People

Designer:
After a painting by Quentin Metsys (Netherlandish, Leuven 1466–1530 Kiel)
Artist:
Adapted from a woodcut by Albrecht Dürer (German, Nuremberg 1471–1528 Nuremberg)
Date:
ca. 1515–20
Culture:
Flemish, probably Brussels
Medium:
Wool, silk, silver, silver-gilt thread (21-23 warps per inch, 8-10 per cm.)
Dimensions:
H. 61 x W. 51 inches (154.9 x 129.5 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.389
Not on view
Inscription: (on guilloche pattern belown Christ) ECCE.HOMO
Michael Friedsam (before 1924–31; bequeathed to MMA)