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Drawing, Design for Woven Silk and Embroidery: Woman Swallowed by Fish and Head of Christ Surrounded by Seraphim, Italian, late 14th century

This is a Drawing. It was created by Unknown. It is dated late 14th century and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is pen and brown ink, traces of leadpoint (recto only) on vellum. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was purchased from C.G. BOERNER INC. and catalogued by Dr. Gail Davidson. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Friends of Textiles Fund.

Its dimensions are

11.6 x 15 cm (4 9/16 x 5 7/8 in)

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Drawing, Design for Woven Silk and Embroidery: Woman Swallowed by Fish and Head of Christ Surrounded by Seraphim, Italian, late 14th century; Unknown ; Italy; pen and brown ink, traces of leadpoint (recto only) on vellum; 11.6 x 15 cm (4 9/16 x 5 7/8 in); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Friends of Textiles Fund; 1993-119-1

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