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Royal Collection Trust/© Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2014

The Redemption of Man

Overview

Creator: Flemish (nationality)
Creation Date: 
early 16th century
Materials: 
Woven silk and wool tapestry
Dimensions: 
403.0 x 762.0 cm
RCIN 
1271
Acquirer: Wolsey, Thomas, Cardinal (1475?-1530)
Provenance: 
Probably purchased by Cardinal Wolsey in 1522 from Richard Gresham
Description:

Three panels from a series of Flemish tapestries depicting the conflict of Virtues and Vices. The scenes depicted are: Dancing; Music; and The Redemption of Man.

Further details

Category: 
Tapestries