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A Flemish Allegorical Mille Fleurs Tapestry, Brussels, first quarter of the 16th Century, 250 x 186 cm
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A Flemish Allegorical Mille-Fleurs and metal-thread Tapestry, probably Brussels\nfirst quarter 16th Century, Finely woven with wool and silk, with metal-thread highlights, with a central seated allegorical figure of Charity with two infants, and the attribute of earthly charity, the fruit filled cornucopia, set against a dense mille-fleurs background, with symbolic depiction of large flowering plants, against a dark blue ground, all within a narrow four-sided border of `grotesque' motifs and architectural relief patterns, entwined with flowers and grapes, against a sienna coloured ground, with narrow inner banded yellow and cream borders, and blue outer selvedge  \nApproximately 249cm. high, 188cm. wide; 8ft. 2in., 6ft. 2in.
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finely woven with wool and silk, with metal-thread highlights, with a central seated allegorical figure of Charity with two infants, and the attribute of earthly charity, the fruit filled cornucopia, set against a dense mille-fleurs background, with symbolic depiction of large flowering plants, against a dark blue ground, all within a narrow four-sided border of `grotesque' motifs and architectural relief patterns, entwined with flowers and grapes, against a sienna coloured ground, with narrow inner banded yellow and cream borders, and blue outer selvedge

medium

Wool

dimensions

Approximately 249cm. high, 188cm. wide; 8ft. 2in., 6ft. 2in.


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