Réf : 65061
Aubusson Tapestry "verdure" After Oudry 18th Century
Pretty tapestry called "verdure" representing a hunting scene in a lush forest. In the foreground a deer is hunted by a pack of dogs.
There is also a raptor flying over the stage and in the background a castle. This tapestry is surrounded by a border decorated with geometric patterns.
Good condition, some restorations of use
Historical Annecdote : Jean-Baptiste Oudry (1686-1755) was initially a recognized animal painter (he realizes his masterpiece, a portrait of the royal pack of Louis XV around 1728), before leading the Manufacture of Beauvais and advising in his works [...]