Panel with Annuciation in repeated bands

Italian (Florence)


Object Place: Florence, Italy

Dimensions

62 x 48.7 cm (24 7/16 x 19 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

39.541

Medium or Technique

Silk compound weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Panel with the Annuciation repeated in horizontal bands.

Provenance

1939, Adolfo Loewi, Venice [see note 1]; 1939, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $850. (Accession Date: March 9, 1939)

[1] Dr. Emil Pollak had a 50% share in the textile.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund