For your consideration is a tapestry made after Claude Monet‘s painting of his Son “Jean” on his hobby horse or on his “Mechanical Horse” (literal translation). This tapestry was handmade (individually hand knotted) of wool and silk on cotton foundation in Madrid, Spain by the “Indrustrias Artisticas Agrupadas” (a branch of the fundacion Generalisimo Franco) around the mid-20.
This wool tapestry was hand-woven by an indigenous artist in early to mid century. South America. It was obtained at the estate sale of a couple who traveled South America extensively during this period.
This is a beautiful and comfortable Green Multicolored cotton bed sheet/Tapestry. Perfect as a blanket or bedspread.It incorporate Barmer's trademark stunning mastery of screen printing while more textiles are machine made, these piece of functional take very long time in making process.