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Title

The Gifts

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Guillaume Dumée ; Laurent Guyot ; Henry Lerambert ; Faubourg Saint-Marcel manufactory of Marc de Comans and François de la Planche

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designed 1610–1617 (woven 1611–1622)

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
The Gifts, Guillaume Dumée      ;    Laurent Guyot      ;    Henry Lerambert      ;    Faubourg Saint-Marcel manufactory of Marc de Comans and François de la Planche
: Artemisia Tapestries from Barberini-Ffoulke Collection Acquired by Art Institute
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Tapestry (Do Not Use) | Wool, silk, silver and silver-gilt yarns; tapestry weave
Size: H.184-1/2 x W.150-3/4 in. (irregular)
Creation Place: Europe, France, Paris
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 17th century
Inscriptions: Inscription; Marks In the lower galloon, toward the right: 'P [French fleur-de-lis]'; in the right galloon, at the bottom, the FM monogram above a red-petaled flower shaped like an dianthus.On the reverse, on the old strapping, behind the upper-left corner: a shuttlecock-
Physical Description: a piece from the cycle of tapestries woven for Marie de' Medici, The Stories of Queen Artemisia, based on an epic account by Nicolas Houel; woven in the Faubourg Saint-Marcel Manufactory of Marc de Conans and François de la Planche; warp undyed wool, 6½-7
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 48.13.4
Artist: Guillaume Dumée, French, 1571 - 1646
Role: Designer
Nationality: French, Paris
Life Dates: French, 1571 - 1646

Artist: Laurent Guyot, French, 1756 - 1806
Role: Cartoonist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1756 - 1806

Artist: Henry Lerambert, French; Paris, about 1540 - about 1551
Role: Designer
Nationality:
Life Dates: French; Paris, about 1540 - about 1551

Artist: Faubourg Saint-Marcel manufactory of Marc de Comans and François
Role: Weaver
Nationality:
Added to Site: February 28, 2009