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Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (1 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (2 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (3 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (4 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (5 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (6 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (7 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (8 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (9 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (10 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (11 of 12)
Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (12 of 12)
London Fine Ltd
London Fine Ltd is located in Hele, United Kingdom

Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920

REF: 18.7676 / LA360565
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This is a large antique tapestry. A French, needlepoint decorative wall covering depicting wool workers in the Loire valley, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920. Of superior proportion, this tapestry is a quality recreation of a 16th century renaissance tapestry known as Travail de la Laine (literal - Wool work). The original has been displayed in the famous Louvre gallery, Paris. Generously sized for decorative wall mounting at 6' 5" x 4' 7" (200cm x 144cm). Displaying a desirably aged patina with minimal signs of sun fading. Quality needlepoint tapestry, issuing copious fascinations and in very good order. Beautiful colour palette in a multitude of hues a treat for the senses Two female figures flank a standing male to the centre whilst trees, plants and animals enthusiastically decorate the scene Label to rear for the traditional French tapissiers Artis Flora Key details of the piece in hand-written French, including the age for the original museum piece Dressed to the rear with six hanging mounts for ease of wall display This is a highly decorative, large antique tapestry with beautiful renaissance taste and appealing to collectors of Francophile or historical interest. The proportion affords a striking wall covering for the grandest rooms and is sure to spark conversation at dinner parties. Delivered ready to enjoy. We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques. We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote. Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation. Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment. Please contact us if you require any further information - we are here to help.

measurements

Height:
144 cm
Width:
200 cm
Depth:
0.5 cm

declaration

London Fine Ltd has clarified that the Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 (LA360565) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1920

condition

Presented in very good antique condition.

additional info

Material:
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c.1920

delivery

We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote. Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation. Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment.

location

This Large Antique Tapestry, French, Needlepoint, Decorative Wall Covering c.1920 is located in Hele, United Kingdom

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