Made in France in the 1960 this wooltapestry reflect the democratic desire of that time to produce affordable art .Being  influenced by neo fantastic and by art nouveau  movement  Lurcat  tapestry use the vocabulary of natural symbol like the sun , animal and musical instrument , mixing decorative subject with mythological scene . In this piece the theme  is a warrior roster which is a subject he favored , the rooster being a  symbol of the french spirit.....  .Jean Lurcat was a great master of Aubusson tapestry, where he  produced over eight hundred original tapestries in his lifetime. 

40 x 55 in fressh color jacquart metier unsigned 

 

In the manner of Lurcat Unsigned Jacquard tapestry mid century

$1,200.00Price