A wall hanging tapestry, simply put, is a textile specifically designed and woven to portray an artistic scene with the intent of hanging it on a wall. Antique tapestries, those that were woven over 100 years ago, are highly sought after collectible items.
Antique tapestries vary in size, and range from items that would cover a single wall of a small room to major works that are massive in size. Some antique wall hanging tapestry rugs are actually sets or a series of works on a common theme.
A tapestry is largely thought of as a European form of textile art. Most of the major countries of Europe did produce these pieces with a highly developed art forms evident in Germany, Spain. Tapestry weavers continue to produce works of textile art till this very day so not every example is an antique. Its been some 40 years since tapestries have been a trending item.Now, theyre reaching new horizons. This is a true comeback story of an old and sometimes under-appreciated art form thats receiving a major makeover and a huge popularity boost. They are mostly hung on walls to enhance the beauty of home. People Nowadays hung tapestries in their rooms, lounges etc. Best offers:Yes we accept best offers if they are suitable and are in our range. This item is in the category "Antiques\Tapestries". The seller is "handicraf5" and is located in this country: PK.