FRAME 18th CENTURY AUBUSSON TAPESTRY

£675

 

A charming 18th century gilt-framed TAPESTRY in excellent condition. It depicts a Golden Pheasant perched within a ‘classical’ setting of flowers and trees against a background of ruined columns.  (Framed and glazed; please excuse some stray reflections!)

** Aubusson (central France) is well known for its carpets and tapestries. Its origins lie with the arrival of weavers from Flanders who arrived around the end of the 16th century.

Date: circa 1780

Dimensions: 29 x 23.5ins (73.5 x 50cms) including the frame.

Stock No. 5045/k