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Dean Castle Tapestries Collection

Flemish Classical tapestry fragment

Period:
17th Century
Description:

This extravagant piece tells the Story of Emperor Octavian Augustus. The border and foreground of this piece are decorated with a classical style floral garlands, within the floral border centred to top and bottom depicts the reconciliation between Augustus and Mark Antony, with only Antony's sword present. Extensive minor repairs have been carried out on this delicate fragment.

Place of Production:
Antwerp
Dimensions:
6ft by 10 ft.
Source:
The Dick Institute
Accession number:
RI_DI_0077181
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Leisure Trust


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