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Tapestry - Air

Air

  • Object:

    Tapestry

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1688-1695 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Vanderbank, John the elder (weaver)
    Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (painter)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tapestry woven in wool and silk

  • Museum number:

    T.273-1989

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Tapestry on the theme of Air from the elements.

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1688-1695 (made)

Artist/maker

Vanderbank, John the elder (weaver)
Le Brun, Charles, born 1619 - died 1690 (painter)

Materials and Techniques

Tapestry woven in wool and silk

Dimensions

Width: 647 cm top edge, Width: 637 cm bottom edge, Height: 344 cm left side, Height: 341 cm right side, Weight: 51 kg

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File number 1989/1021.

Descriptive line

Tapestry on the theme of 'Air' from 'The Elements' after Charles Le Brun, woven by John Vanderbank (the elder), England, 1688-1695

Materials

Wool; Silk thread

Techniques

Tapestry

Subjects depicted

The Four Elements

Categories

Tapestry; Textiles

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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