European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Noblewoman Seated in an Interior
Fourth quarter of 15th century
Artist/maker unknown, Flemish
Wool and silk
Currently not on view
1945-25-241Purchased with Museum funds from the George Grey Barnard Collection, 1945
LabelThis fragment, showing a noblewoman standing beneath a Gothic canopy, closely resembles a section of a larger tapestry depicting the Destruction of Jealousy’s Tower that was photographed at Skipton Castle, Yorkshire, England, in 1924.