The Lady & the Unicorn

NZD $69.00


Sight - Cushion Cover

The Lady and the Unicorn consist of 6 tapestries considered to be one of the greatest works of art in the Middle Ages in France, thought to be woven in the late 15th century.

The tapestries are thought to be depicting the six senses – taste, hearing, sight, smell, touch, and a mon seul desir (“to my only desire”) Each tapestry has a noble lady with the unicorn and some include a monkey or a lion in the scene. The pennants as well as the armor of the Unicorn and Lion in the tapestry bears the arms of the sponsor – Jean Le Viste, a powerful nobleman in the court of King Charles VII. 

Luxury Belgium made Flemish Tapestry cushion covers imported direct for you to enjoy

Tapestry front, with soft velvet back, with zip seam opening. Insert not included

 Available Large (48 cm x 48 cm) and Small (36 x 36 cm)

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