Hand-Woven Antique 17th Century Flemish Verdure Tapestry depicting the Reconciliation of Jacob and Esau
Size: 9 x 15.5 ft
One of a kind.
This is a gorgeous antique 17th century Flemish Verdure Tapestry depicting the Reconciliation of Jacob and Esau. The tapestry illustrates the Old Testament story of Jacob making peace with his twin brother Esau, many years after he had robbed Esau of his birthright. The reconciliation is set amongst a beautiful and rich scene of a countryside with lush trees and vegetation, countrymen, horses, cattle, and Jacob's soldiers.
The Reconciliation of Jacob and Esau by Flemish Artist Peter Paul Rubens measuring 42.50 x 40.30 cm and dated 1625-1628 in the Nation Gallery of Scotland
Very good vintage condition, any existing wear consistent with age and use. The photos were taken inside with studio lighting. The colors of our carpets and tapestries may look slightly different depending on the lighting in your home or the device you are using.