Artist Flemish
Title
  • Antependium, the Three Theological Virtures (Faith, Charity, Hope)
Date between 1550 and 1600
Medium wool and silk
Dimensions Overall: 44 3/4 × 104 inches (113.7 × 264.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of K. T. Keller
Accession Number 46.325
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, below the dove, the Tetragrammaton composed of four Hebrew letters, transliterated: JHVH [Yahweh]
until 1946, K. T. Keller [1885-1966] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1946-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Barnet, P. Clothed in Majesty: European Ecclesiastical Textiles from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 1991, no. 22, p. 37.

Woven Splendor: Five Centuries of European Tapestry at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat., DIA. Detroit, 1996, checklist p. 73.