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Tapestry: Daphne Imploring Peneus (from the series: THE STORY OF DAPHNE)

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Probably from workshop of Raphael de la Planche.

Provenance

Belle Hunt (b. 1860 - d. 1936), Boston; 1936, bequeathed by Belle Hunt to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 2, 1936)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Belle Hunt

French, Second or third quarter of the 17th century

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

321.9 x 417.8 cm (126.75 x 164.5 in.)

Accession Number

36.236

Medium or Technique

Tapestry weave (wool warp; wool and silk wefts)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles