Flemish Tapestry

ID: SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-2994]

Creator: United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory

Form/Genre: Glass negatives

Date: 1886

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-006, Box 006, Image No. MAH-2994

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Summary

Flemish tapestry (Acc. 16707) made by Jan Leyniers (1627-1686), illustrating scenes from the life of Alexander the Great: Alexander kills a lion with a severe wound.

Subject

United States National Museum

Notes

  • Also known as 2994.
  • See also Record Unit 95, Box 54A, Folder 23.
  • Description detail from "Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution, Part 2, for the Year Ending June 30, 1886," page 65.

Cite as

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Acc. 11-006, Box 006, Image No. MAH-2994

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

1886

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  • No Copyright - United States

Topic

  • Tapestries
  • Tapestry

Form/Genre

Glass negatives

Local number

SIA Acc. 11-006 [MAH-2994]

Physical description

8 x 10;

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