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
France (Aubusson or Felletin) 18th Century
Height: 250cm (98.4 inches)
Width: 305cm (120.1 inches)
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