Description
Brussels tapestry representing America, titled in the upper part, the border decorated with foliage, flowers, fruits, garland and parrots; signed lower right L. van Schoor pinxit.
From the Continents hanging made after Louis van Schoor (1666-1702) and Pierre Spierincx
(1635-1711).

End of the 17th century (restored and reduced

in size).


H: 340 cm, W








: 480 cm
The Continents hanging originally consisted of four tapestries representing Africa, Asia, Europe and America, it was later completed by Australia; a complete hanging is now kept at the National Museum of Ancient Art in Lisbon. A copy of America is also kept at the National Gallery in Washington. Généralement enchâssées dans des cadres, rares sont les exemplaires enrichis comme ici d'une large bordure.
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Brussels tapestry representing America, titled in the upper part, the border decorated with foliage, flowers, fruits, garland and parrots; signed lower right L. van Schoor pinxit.From the Continents hanging made after Louis van Schoor (1666-1702) and Pierre Spierincx(1635-1711).End of the 17th century (restored and reducedin size).H: 340 cm, W: 480 cmThe Continents hanging originally consisted of four tapestries representing Africa, Asia, Europe and America, it was later completed by Australia; a complete hanging is now kept at the National Museum of Ancient Art in Lisbon. A copy of America is also kept at the National Gallery in Washington. Généralement enchâssées dans des cadres, rares sont les exemplaires enrichis comme ici d'une large bordure.

Estimate 20 000 - 30 000 EUR
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Location of the item
France - 75009 - paris
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