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Date:
1596
Culture:
Spanish
Medium:
Silk and metal thread
Dimensions:
H. 50 x W. 90 inches (27.0 x 228.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of Melvin Gutman, 1958
Accession Number:
58.172
Not on view
Inscription: (top) DE GANADEROS DE GANADO/MENUDO
(bottom) ANO 1596/AVNQVE MEHE TARDADO/ VENGO MEIORADO ACABOSE [Of the stock farmers of the lesser flock/Year 1596/though I come late, the end result is the better for it.]
possibly Private Collection , Granada ; Edgar L. Ashley (from 1933) ; Melvin Gutman (until 1958; to MMA)
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