B1880 - SOLD
This is a fantastic vintage French tapestry wall hanging dating from the mid 1900's. It is woven with a 17th Century hunting scene after the Renaissance tapestry ' Chasse à courre de Detti'. It is a very atmospheric piece and would look superb in a country house home.
It is of good quality and is woven in wonderful colour and detail.
It depicts a stunning scene of a gathering of fabulously dressed noble men and women at a hunt. They are riding magnificent steeds and are surrounded by a plethora of trees and vegetation. Their servants control the hunting dogs.
In the background is a fabulous mountain vista and in the middle ground the hunt can be seen to be in full swing.
Around this glorious scene is a sewn border with a scroll design.
The colours are atmospheric browns, reds and green with touches of light teal.
The tapestry is in good vintage condition. It is lined and has metal fixtures sewn on the back for hanging purposes.
It measures :- 186 cm (6 ft 1.25 inches) wide x 96 cm (3 ft 1.75 inches) high.
A fantastic vintage tapestry wall hanging to add an authentic château chic statement to a room and another divine antique French textile find from La Belle Étoffe.
N.B. The clips we have used to hang the tapestry are not included.
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Available delivery methods: France, U.K. & Europe, Rest of World