Antique Flemish Heraldic Tapestry of a Spanish Noble Admiral 2399


Size: 11 ft 10 in x 13 ft 3 in (3.61 m x 4.04 m)Print

Here we see a grand, fine, magnificent, and important heraldic wall tapestry of obvious Baroque style, woven at Brussels by a renowned tapestry maker.

Rare and Beautiful Large Antique Flemish Heraldic Tapestry, Country of Origin: Belgium, Circa Date: 17th century –  Here we see a grand, fine, magnificent, and important heraldic antique wall hanging Flemish tapestry of obvious Baroque style, woven certainly at Brussels by a renown tapestry maker, originally conceived perhaps as a compliment of a series of narrative subjects, or included in a series which comprised similar or equal heraldic figures, other components of which however have not survived. Unpublished and for a long time lost from the sight of scholars, it was however cited in three important texts of bibliography specialized in antique tapestry, following its passage to the market at Paris in 1875 coming from the collection of Paul Galitzin … [Read More: Antique 17th Flemish Heraldic Tapestry]