Artist
Central designs by Antoine Caron
Title
The Queen Distributing the Booty
Date
ca. 1562-65
Culture
French
Medium
Woven with dyed and undyed wool; silk threads and silver-gilt metallic threads
Dimensions
464.8 x 236.2 cm (183 x 93 in.)
Accession Number
1964:003 C
Credit Line
Central designs by Antoine Caron (French, 1521-1599), France, ca. 1562-65, border designs probably by Henry Lerambert (ca. 1540/50-1608), cartoons by various artists, France, ca. 1600-1617, woven by various masters in the Faubourg Saint-Marcel manufactory of Marc de Comans (Flemish, 1563-1644) and Francois de la Planche (Flemish, 1573-1627), Paris, ca. 1620; woven with dyed and undyed wool, silk threads and silver-gilt metallic threads, 464.8 x 236.2 cm (183 x 93 in.), Putnam Foundation, Timken Museum of Art.