European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Tapestry Entrefenêtre: Samson
Artist/maker unknown, Flemish. Workshop of Jan Raes II, Flemish, born c. 1570, died before May 19, 1643.
Wool and silk
Currently not on view
1947-93-2Gift of Clifford Lewis, Jr., 1947
LabelThe term entrefenêtre is derived from fenêtre, the French word for window. The direct translation is between a window or opening, which is where narrow tapestries like this one hung.