Panel with grotesques, from a set of bed hangings

Artist:
related to the prints of Cornelis Floris II (Netherlandish, Antwerp before 1514–1575 Antwerp)
Date:
ca. 1550–60
Culture:
Flemish, Brussels
Medium:
Silk, wool, silver and silver-gilt thread (20-22 warps per inch, 8-9 per cm.)
Dimensions:
H. 65 1/2 x W. 83 3/4 inches (166.4 x 212.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.384
Not on view
possibly made for Philip II of Spain ; possibly Frédéric Spitzer , Paris ; Baron Nathaniel de Rothschild , Paris (before 1876) ; James A. Garland , New York (until 1909) ; [ American Art Galleries , New York, March 20, 1909, nos. 132–33; sold to Seligman ] ; [ Seligmann and Co., New York , New York (from 1909) ] ; George and Florence Blumenthal , Paris and New York (until her d. 1930) ; George Blumenthal (1930–d. 1941; to MMA)