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Item # 25278 Period Antique Historical Tapestry 11'4" H x 10'9" W
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Item Number: 25278
Name: Historical Tapestry
Size: 11' 4" H x 10' 9" W
(3.45m x 3.28m)
Origin: Brussels
Style:
Size Category: Historical Tapestries
Square Tapestries
Verdure Tapestries
Vertical Tapestries
Antiquity: Circa Late 16th Century
Period Antique
Primary Design: Directional
Sub-Design: Pictorial
Design Genre Allegorical Tapestry
Game Park Tapestry
Historical Tapestry
Field Color:
Gold Yellow
Border Color:
Gold
Composition: Wool with silk inlay
Condition: Excellent
   
Subject: The Roman general Scipio receiving honors from royalty
   
Persian Gallery Notes: From the Story of Scipio series, by Martin Reynbouts
   
Description:

A Brussels historical tapestry, attributed to Martin Reynbouts, late 16th century.  From the Story of Scipio series, the renowned Roman general; a royal couple conveying honors upon Scipio, who kneels respectfully at left, expressing their appreciation for his courage in the wars in Carthage and Hispania, and for returning their daughter unharmed.  Enclosed within an elaborate border of Game Park scenes, birds, the Gods of Olympus, and allegorical figures.  Wool with silk inlay.

Hanging: The tapestry comes ready for hanging, with linen backing and a strip of hook and loop tape at the top end, which can be connected to the opposite side of the supplied hook and loop tape, which could be tacked to your wall. For those who prefer the use of a tapestry rod, we can add the appropriate size loops to accommodate your needs. We now have a large selection of antique tapestry rods available as well, which we can provide detail upon request.

   
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