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The unicorn tapestries /Margaret B. Freeman, Curator Emeritus, The Cloisters.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Cloisters (Museum)
Freeman, Margaret B.
Publication
New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art : distributed by Dutton
Contents
Unicorn in ancient and medieval texts -- Unicorn in medieval and early Renaissance art -- Birds and the beasts of the tapestries -- Hunt -- Groves of trees, the flowery fields, and the gardens -- The AE the FR and other problems relating to the original ownership of the tapestries -- Making of the tapestries -- Tapestries in the inventories, their treatment during the French revolution, and their history in later years.
Date
1976.
Description
244 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Notes
Gift of Catherine Coolidge Lastavica
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
0870991477
9780870991479
GUSN
319333
Call Number
CPT CPT-01-110.256
Other People and Orgs
Cloisters (Museum)
New York (N.Y.)
S. 33-65 : The Unicorn in Medieval & early Renss. Art.
The Cloisters.
Descriptive terms
Bildprogramm.
Bildteppich.
Cloisters.
Einhorn.
Hunt of the unicorn (Tapestries)
Hunt of the unicorn.
Jagd.
Kunst.
Manufaktur.
Rezeption.
Tapestry, Gothic
Tapestry, Gothic.
Tapestry, Medieval
Tapestry, Medieval.
Tierdarstellung.
Unicorns in art.
Vegetation (Motiv)
Places
Burgund.
France.

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