Toll Free: Learn More

Did You Know? Posts - Categorized Under News

Finished Grapes Harvest

14th century tapestries

14th century tapestries - the first part of an article about their historical context. There is a large gap in our knowledge of 14th century tapestries; we possess only examples from the last...

14th Century Tapestries - Part Two

...14th century tapestries article - part two (continued from the first part), describing their history and variety within Europe. Although the English victory at Agincourt was a blow to dreams...

Royal Windsor Tapestry Works

The resurgence of the Arts and Crafts Movement and the designs by William Morris during the late Victorian period saw an interest re-emerge in tapestry and their designs. With most of the European...

Information about wall tapestries

Information About Wall Tapestries

Background information about wall tapestries for sale by The Tapestry House - a summary about the weaving of fine European tapestry wall-hangings. All of our tapestries and wall hangings are...

Lady and the Unicorn

The Lady and the Unicorn Tapestries

A visit to see The Lady and the Unicorn tapestries in the Cluny Museum is an awe-inspiring experience; an intriguing viewing of tapestries exploring the senses. The Lady and The Unicorn...

Detail of Licorne a la Fontaine

The Unicorn Tapestries

The Unicorn Tapestries are among the most significant medieval tapestries ever created. The Hunt of the Unicorn Tapestries, as they are sometimes called, are a truly awe-inspiring series of...

Tapestry weaving with Jacuard loom

Tapestry Weaving and the Jacquard Loom

How tapestry weaving and the Jacquard loom combined to revolutionize this ancient art. All of the tapestries available on our website are Jacquard woven. What does this signify? A trip back to the...

Medieval Unicorn Tapestries

Flemish Tapestry Art

Flemish tapestry art - an historical background study of Flanders tapestries. Flemish tapestry art at the turn of the 15th and 16th centuries meant primarily Brussels tapestry; the city had become...

Baroque Tapestries Louis XIV Chateaux

Baroque Tapestries

Baroque tapestries include many splendid series of Louis XIV chateaux masterpieces of Louis XIV woven in France, tracing their history back over centuries. Scenery and landscapes have always been...

Bob Pejman Art Tapestries

Bob Pejman Art Tapestries

Bob Pejman art tapestries form a popular part of our selection - Tuscan, Lake Como and Mediterranean tapestry wall-hangings woven in Belgium. We have over 20 designs available, most in several...

The Elephant Tapestry

Oriental Tapestries

The popularity of oriental tapestries such as the Elephant Tapestry continues regardless of the fashions in interior decor. Since the cultures of the Eastern world were opened up to the West by...