French, 18th Century
13'4" x 7'2" (406 cm x 218 cm)
This hand-woven French Aubusson tapestry is made in wools and silks, with a pair of pictorial locket roundels depicting courting couples surrounded by an acanthus leaf frame and delicate floral garlands each hanging from a blue ribbon with a further blue ribbon holding a hanging flower basket, in the center a large floral arrangement hanging from a blue ribbon containing a bird, various vases and tools, the garland swag surround above, below a large floral arrangement flanked by similar smaller sprays, in a meandering floral vine outer band, chocolate outer stripe.
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