Saint Catherine in the Temple Arguing Against the Worship of Idols
Silk plain weave underlaid with linen plain weave embroidered with silk and gilt- and silvered-metal strip-wrapped silk in single satin, split, and stem stitches, laid work, and couching (including "or nué" and undersided couching)
6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) diameter
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Not on view
[Duponchel, France (?)]; [Giuseppe Salvadori, Florence]; Joseph Brummer, New York; Brummer sale, Parke Bernet, New York, part 1, 20-23 April 1949, lot 511; [Rosenberg and Stiebel, New York]; [Lock Galleries, New York]. Acquired by Robert Lehman from Lock in 1949 along with Nos. 13-17.
Date: ca. 1500Medium: Wool, silk, and gilt- and silvered-metal-strip-wrapped silk in slit, dovetailed, and interlocking tapestry weave with supplementary brocading wefts (in sewing basket, Joseph's coat, and hem of Mary's cloak)Accession: 1975.1.1913On view in:Gallery 959
Date: 1430–35Medium: Linen plain weave underlaid with linen plain weave and embroidered silk and gilt-metal-strip-wrapped silk in single satin, split, and stem stitches, laid work, and couching, including or nuéAccession: 1975.1.1907On view in:Not on view