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Triumph of the Church over the Synagogue

Silk and metal thread on silk
H. 12 1/4 x W. 10 1/4 inches (31.1 x 26.0 cm)
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: (in cartouche at top) QUO·AD·VITA /M·DVXERO (¦trans.¦: which shall lead me unto life); (at bottom left) BORSA·PIO·QVINTO/L'ELEMOSINE (¦trans.¦: alms bag of Pius V); (at bottom right) CON·LA·QVALE·DAVA/A·POVERI (¦trans.¦: from which he gave to the poor)
[ Giorgio Sangiorgi , Rome, until 1946; to Loewi ] ; [ Adolph Loewi , Los Angeles, 1946; sold to MMA ]
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