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Discovery of the Plot to Kill Caesar and Cleopatra from The Story of Caesar and Cleopatra

A work made of wool and silk, slit and double interlocking tapestry weave.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of wool and silk, slit and double interlocking tapestry weave.

Date:

c. 1680

Artist:

After a design by Justus van Egmont (1601–1674)
Woven at the workshop of Gerard Peemans (1637/39–1725)
Flanders, Brussels

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Artist

Geraert Peemans (Manufacturer)

Title

Discovery of the Plot to Kill Caesar and Cleopatra from The Story of Caesar and Cleopatra

Origin

Flanders

Date

Made 1675–1685

Medium

Wool and silk, slit and double interlocking tapestry weave

Dimensions

525.5 × 370.6 cm (206 7/8 × 145 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Chauncey McCormick and Mrs. Richard Ely Danielson

Reference Number

1944.21

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