About This Artwork

Italy

Three Panels, 1575/1625

Silk, plain weave with plain interlacings of secondary binding warps and supplementary patterning wefts
a: 171.1 x 114 cm (67 3/8 x 44 7/8 in.)
b: 170.9 x 61.5 cm (67 3/4 x 24 1/4 in.)
c: 171.1 x 53.5 cm (67 3/8 x 21 1/8 in.)
Repeat: 33.3 x 17.1 cm (13 x 6 3/4 in.)

Mr. and Mrs. Martin A. Ryerson Collection, 1937.1215a-c

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

c:
The Art Institute of Chicago, "Masterpieces of Western Textiles," January 25–March 2, 1969

The Art Institute of Chicago, Agnes Allerton Gallery, "Fashion Items and Textiles Pertaining to Fashion," April 29–July 16, 1978

The Art Institute of Chicago, Agnes Allerton Gallery, "Seventeenth Century Textile Treasures from the Permanent Collection," March 12–June 15, 1983

The Art Institute of Chicago, Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, "Textile Masterpieces from the Art Institute of Chicago's Collection," February 17–May 2, 1993

The Art Institute of Chicago, The Elizabeth F. Cheney and Agnes Allerton Textile Galleries, "Renaissance Velvets and Silks," December 18, 2002–April 13, 2003

Publication History

Christa Charlotte. Mayer. Masterpieces of Western Textiles from The Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1969), p. 89, pl. 58.

Christa C. Mayer Thurman. Textiles in The Art Institute of Chicago (Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1992), p. 22-23 (illus.), 143.




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