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Textile

Panel of green velvet with a design of pomegranates and other fruit within and ogee framework

Provenance

Before 1936, acquired in Spain by Adolph Loewi, Venice and Los Angeles [see note 1]; 1948, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $680. (Accession Date: November 18, 1948) NOTES: [1] Dr. Emil Pollak had a 40% share in the textile.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Italian (Genoese), early 16th century

Accession Number

48.1255

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles