Ground: dark red velvet. Design: Crucifixion embroidered on linen and appliquéd to velvet. Flesh worked in Gobelin filling stitch, garments and landscape in or nué, one small shrub in knot stitch.
1939, sold by Raphael Stora (b. 1888 - d. 1963; dealer), New York, to the MFA for $134. (Accession Date: June 8, 1939)
Textile Special Fund and Weld Collection
Italian, 16th century