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Reydams Heinrich, A BRUSSELS BAROQUE MYTHOLOGICAL TAPESTRY (TPY 15)
 
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TITLE:  A BRUSSELS BAROQUE MYTHOLOGICAL TAPESTRY (TPY 15)
ARTIST:  Reydams Heinrich (Belgian)
WORK DATE:  1665 - 1719
PERIOD:  17th century
CATEGORY:  Textiles
SIZE:  h: 147.6 x w: 96.5 in / h: 374.9 x w: 245.1 cm
STYLE:  Baroque
PRICE*:  Contact Gallery for Price
GALLERY:  The Art Collection, Inc.  +1-516-487-1999  Send Email
DESCRIPTION:  THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY
From tile of Judith and depicting Nebuchadnezzar sending Holofernes to trot down the lsrelites, with standing above the kneeling general, the borders woven with fruiting baskets alternating with scallope shells masks at the angles, the upper central border inscribed NABVCHODONOSOR REX HOLOFERNEM PRINCIPEM MILITALIA SVA ADVERSVS ISRAELEM MITTIT and the lower selvedge woven with the Brussels town mark and the weavers H. REYDAMS.

Heinrich Reydams, recorded as working in Brussels 1665-1719

PROVENANCE
Sotheby Monaco,23 Feburary 1986, lot 807 see note to lot 207

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