The Last Supper: design for the hood of a liturgical cope Artist: Diego López de Escuriaz (Spanish, active ca. 1587–97)


Pen, brown ink and brown wash with white heightening on blue paper, pricked for transfer


sheet: 20 × 16 3/8 in. (50.8 × 41.6 cm)
framed: 29 1/2 × 23 1/2 in. (74.9 × 59.7 cm)

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Everett V. Meeks, B.A. 1901, Fund

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16th century


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Probably from one of several albums of embroidery designs formerly in the library at the Escorial but dispersed in the 19th century; Sotheby's, New York, January 13–14, 1989, lot 275; Mia Weiner, Norfolk, Conn.; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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  • Lisa Hodermarsky, Suzanne Boorsch, and John J. Marciari, Master Drawings from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 25, 96–97, no. 23, ill
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