JC BISSERY, editor JEdition French Center for Carpets and tapestries mecanical point, hand signed by the artist and the publisher,  Bissery is associated on an equal footing with  Picart-Ledoux. Both were professors at the National School of Decorative Art in Aubusson. Picart-Ledoux (1902-1982) is an internationally renowned painter and cartoonist, like Lurçat, of whom he was the successor. Bissery reflect the more abstract tendancy of the late 1970's

It is a mechanical weaving invented by Jacquard 

Joseph Marie Charles dit Jacquard, born July 7, 1752 in Lyon, died August 7, 1834 in Oullins, is a French inventor, to whom we owe the programmable mechanical loom known as Jacquard loom.

36.5 x 61  hand signed in the back 

Jean Claude Bissery mid century Autumn wool tapestry on a jacquard metier