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Jacob Burying Idols Under an Oak Tree from The Story of Jacob series

Maker:
Woven by CT or TC, Brussels
Date:
1550–75
Culture:
Flemish, Brussels
Medium:
Wool, silk (18 warps per inch, 6–7 per cm.)
Dimensions:
H. 147 1/2 x W. 130 inches (374.7 x 330.2 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Bequest of Amy Warren Patterson, 1981
Accession Number:
1983.73.6
Not on view
Marking: (lower left guard) Brussels mark in silk of pink shield flanked by yellow B's

Unidentified weaver's mark (inset into upper right guard) see Media

Unidentified weaver's mark (lower right guard) CT or TC
Commodore Morton F. Plant (until 1939; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, October 27– 28, 1939, nos. 290-95); Mr. and Mrs. Charles C. Paterson (before 1957) ; Amy Warren Paterson (until 1981; bequeathed to MMA)
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