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Asian Art

Textile Panel with the Last Supper

17th century

Satin with silk and metal thread embroidery

5 1/2 × 26 in. (13.97 × 66.04 cm)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1937.5208
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Iranian/Persian
Period: 
Safavid dynasty (1501–1722)
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Mrs. William H. Moore (1858–1955) New York, purchase in Persia in 1934; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Kishwar Rizvi, “Islamic Art at the Yale University Art Gallery,” Arts of Asia (March–April 2018): 101, fig. 13.

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