Tag: tapestry

Sort: Date | Title | Views | | Random Sort Ascending
View:

Final piece of 17th-century tapestry stolen 42 years ago found by Spanish police

21 Views0 Comments

Spanish police have recovered the final piece of a 17th-century tapestry that was stolen 42 years ago by a notorious art thief. The 4-metre by 6.5-metre tapestry, known as La apoteosis de las artes (The Apotheosis of ...

UK museum in urgent appeal for funds to finish repairs on 17th-century naval tapestry

42 Views0 Comments

A monumental masterpiece depicting a 17th-century naval battle in silk and wool that is so fragile it has not been seen in public for 22 years is the subject of an urgent crowdfunding appeal to complete its delicate c...

Enigmatic 15th-century tapestry displayed after four-year clean

60 Views0 Comments

A 15th-century tapestry with a mysterious history, the oldest owned by the National Trust, is returning to display after experts spent four years cleaning and conserving it. The tapestry at Montacute House in Somerset...