Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"

Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"
Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"
Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"
Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"
Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"
Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"
Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"
Antique tapestry "Royal Garden"

Antique tapestry "Royal Garden" produced by the Royal d'Aubusson workshop. The tapestry is marked with the same name. Made of wool and silk. The tapestry is impressive in size and in good condition. Pay attention to the quality of the drawing, the shades have not lost their color over time, and we can appreciate the riot of nature in all its colorful splendor. France, XVIII century.Aubusson's carpets, tapestries and tapestries have been known since the Middle Ages. The first mention of carpet weaving in this area dates back to the VIII century, and in the Renaissance, in 1665, as a result of the unification of the workshops of Aubusson and Felleten, the Royal Tapestry Manufactory appeared - an enterprise that glorified the production of carpets all over the world. Mythological and biblical subjects, romantic and pastoral scenes were the main themes of the images. At the time of the Louis in France, the products of the manufactory were highly valued, because carpets and tapestries were a symbol of luxury and were an obligatory part of the interior of the royal chambers. Today, Aubusson's carpets and tapestries can be found in museums and private collections.