French Antiques

18th Century French Tapestry of a Hunt

An 18th century French wool and silk tapestry decorated with a hunt. The lord accompanied by his lady, is followed by his troop and is assisted by various characters, including a trumpet player, all against a backdrop of ruins, with a river and a castle. Probably from the workshop of Leonard Ruby after paintings by Van Falens 1766-1770.
Great condition with some repairs and lovely colours.
Bibliography The Aubusson and Felletin Tapestries by D and P Chevalier and PF Bertrand, Publisher Solange Thierry, La Bibliothèque des Arts, page 162

Price

£7,500

Reference number

16749

Origin

France (Aubusson or Felletin) 18th Century

Measurements

Height: 250cm (98.4 inches)
Width: 305cm (120.1 inches)

You may also like

Can't find what you're looking for?

We may be able to help...

Through our wide-ranging connections, we’re usually able to source unusual or specific pieces to a brief. Get in touch and we’ll begin a search.

Make an enquiry