The Expulsion and Adam and Eve after the Fall (one of a set of three), Canvas worked with wool, silk, and metal thread; chain, split, tent, and straight stitches; applique of woven silk textiles; metal thread braid, Scottish or British

The Expulsion and Adam and Eve after the Fall (one of a set of three)

Date:
late 16th century
Culture:
Scottish or British
Medium:
Canvas worked with wool, silk, and metal thread; chain, split, tent, and straight stitches; applique of woven silk textiles; metal thread braid
Dimensions:
Overall: 20 1/2 x 84 1/4 in. (52.1 x 214 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Gift of George R. Hann, 1960
Accession Number:
60.166.2
Not on view
Earl of Kinnoull (until 1923; sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, July 12, 1923, no. 124; sold as a set of 3 [with 40.178 and 60.166.1] for £525 to M. Harris); M. Harris (from 1923) ; William Hesketh Lever, 1st Viscount Leverhulme (until 1926; sale, The Anderson Galleries, February 9–13, 1926, lot 579); [ reputedly French and Co., New York ] ; Mr. and Mrs. Luke Vincent Lockwood ; Dr. Robert Milligan ; George R. Hann (until 1960; to MMA)