Artist French
Title
  • Cope
Date between 1730 and 1740
Medium silk and metallic thread on silk satin
Dimensions Overall: 113 1/2 × 54 1/4 inches (288.3 × 137.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds donated to the Archdiocese of Detroit in memory of His Eminence John Cardinal Dearden, Archbishop of Detroit, 1958-1980, and the European Sculptre and Decorative Arts Fund
Accession Number 1989.6
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
(Antichita Santoro, Florence, Italy);
European art market.
(Galerie Ruf, Rastatt, Germany);
1989-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Santoro, J. L. Prospettiva e Naturalismo Nell'Arte Tessile tra Sei e Settecento, Florence: Antichita Santoro, 1988, no. 20.

"Selected recent acquisitions," Bulletin of the DIA 64, no. 4. 1989, p. 57.

Barnet, P. Clothed in Majesty: European Ecclesiastical Textiles from the Detroit Institute of Arts. Exh. cat. 1991, no. 29, p. 44.