A fine tapestry border panel

A fine tapestry border panel



Brussels. First quarter of the 17th century.
Woven in silk and wool with the head of Bacchus adorned with vine leaves and grapes.

Mounted on linen over a stretcher.

Vide: Tapestry in the Baroque, Campbell (ed.), Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2007, no. 9, pp. 87-94, for a tapestry, hanging in the Palazzo Orsini, Rome, with the same border design.



Height 60.94 cm / 24 14"
Width 45.7 cm / 18 14"