Attributed to Charles Le Brun, ‘Seasons and Elements (Air) (set of four)’, ca. 1683, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Seasons and Elements (Air) (set of four), ca. 1683

Canvas, silk, wool, and metal-thread embroidery in tent stitch
168 × 108 in
426.7 × 274.3 cm
About the work
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York

probably made at the Convent of Saint Joseph-de-la-Providence, Paris and commissioned for Marquise …

Medium
Textile Arts
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Rogers Fund, 1946), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal
Attributed to Charles Le Brun, ‘Seasons and Elements (Air) (set of four)’, ca. 1683, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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About the work
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York

probably made at the Convent of Saint Joseph-de-la-Providence, Paris and commissioned for Marquise de Montespan (1641–1707); French, Paris; 316 stitches per sq. inch, 49 stitches per sq. cm.
http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/199708

Medium
Textile Arts
Image rights
The Metropolitan Museum of Art (Rogers Fund, 1946), licensed under CC0 1.0 Universal

Seasons and Elements (Air) (set of four), ca. 1683

Canvas, silk, wool, and metal-thread embroidery in tent stitch
168 × 108 in
426.7 × 274.3 cm