Tapestry, 16th Century, Belgium

Tapestry. Wall decoration. Very decorative. Made with wool and silk. Decorated with Roman soldiers in a landscape. The expert who evaluated the work was Nicole de Pazzis-Chevalier 16th century, Belgium. Good vintage condition. The Renaissance is a period in European history marking the transition from the Middle Ages to modernity and covering the 15th and 16th centuries, characterized by an effort to revive and surpass ideas and achievements of classical antiquity. It occurred after the Crisis of the Late Middle Ages and was associated with great social change. In addition to the standard periodization, proponents of a “long Renaissance” may put its beginning in the 14th century and its end in the 17th century.


Height: 85 in. (215.9 cm)Width: 118 in. (299.72 cm)Depth: 0.5 in. (1.27 cm)