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God Speed Large Tapestry

£320.00

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God Speed is a painting by British artist Edmund Leighton (1852-1922), depicting an armored knight departing to war and leaving his beloved. The painting was exhibited in the Royal Academy of Arts in 1900.  God Speed” was the first of several paintings by Leighton in the 1900s on the subject of chivalry, including “The Accolade”.

Traditional Tapestries were established in 1991 by husband and wife team, Colin and Catherine.  Their workshops and office complex utilise a large converted barn nestling in the Cornish countryside. They are family business employing a local skilled workforce.

All of the tapestry panels and fabrics are imported direct from Master Flemish Weavers, who use modern electronic Jacquard looms utilizing the latest computer technology to create the finest high quality designs. Many designs are reproduced from ancient medieval tapestries, although several new creations are inspired from contemporary art forms. The unfinished tapestry panels are then sent to the UK where they are made into elegant wall tapestries, cushions and bags.

Measures approx. 133cm x 93cm and has a tab on the back to hang using a pole or a rod (sold separately).

Please be aware, delivery of this item can take up to two weeks.

 

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