Manufacturer Beauvais Manufactory, French
  • Apollo and Daphne
Date 17th Century
Medium Wool, silk and silver-wrapped thread
Dimensions 116 x 140 in.
294.6 x 355.6 cm
Credit Line Gift of K. T. Keller
Accession Number 62.134
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Made for Vincent Hotman (d.1683) and Marguerite Colbert (d.1704), France
Sale, London, Christie's, collection Victor Rothschild, April 19-22, 1937 (lot 268, with two other tapestries, acc. nos. 62.135 and 62.136);
?bought by G. Roffe for 950 pounds.
Spain, Private collection;
The Galleries of Paul S. Van Baarn, Ltd. (dealer), New York and Paris, c. 1930s;
K.T. Keller, who donated it to the DIA in 1962.

Detroit, DIA, WOVEN SPLENDOR: FIVE CENTURIES OF EUROPEAN TAPESTRY AT THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS, July-Sept 1996, p. 56, repro p.58, fig. 14 (mention in cat. 14, entry by T. Albainy), checklist p. 75.