Wooded Landscape with Floral Border

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Title

Wooded Landscape with Floral Border

Description

The central scene is flanked by two large trees to left and right. There is a large red parrot in the tree on the left. Large leafy plants are placed across the foreground. A lake fills the center of the field, beyond which are two ruined buildings on the distant shore, and a cloud filled sky. The central scene is bordered with a foliate acanthus scroll design 10” wide surrounding all four sides.

Creator

Anonymous (Flemish)

Source

Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY

Date

17th century

Contributor

Gift of Charles C. Spadone of Rockville Center, N.Y. on behalf of his two sons, Charles D. '43 and John C. '52

Format

112 x 95 in.

Medium

Wool tapestry

Type

Textiles

Identifier

1953.1

Spatial Coverage

Flemish

Temporal Coverage

17th century

Collection

Citation

Anonymous (Flemish), “Wooded Landscape with Floral Border,” Selected Old Masters from the Picker Art Gallery, accessed March 23, 2017, http://pickeroldmasters.omeka.net/items/show/42.