Woodpecker with Verse French Tapestry
Woodpecker with Verse was designed in 1885 by William Morris and based on his poem about Picus, the Italian King who was transformed into a woodpecker in Ovidó»s Metamorphoses, Book XIV. This classical work was the one of the most read books in the Middle Ages. This jacquard tapestry is also known as The Woodpecker, with parchment. William Morris, the famous English artist, has designed many fabrics and tapestries of world renown many of which now reside in the world's most prestigious museums.
This finely crafted wall tapestry is made in France by skilled artisans, using Jacquard looms and high quality textiles.
Finials and hanging rods sold separately
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Each tapestry begins with a carefully designed color matrix that replicates classic masterpieces or imbues inspiration from modern designs.
Flat woven techniques add precision and detail to every design
6 Miles of Thread
Heavyweight yarns provide excellent sound absorption
Sturdy Pocket Rod
Built-in pocket offer easy and secure hanging for any size tapestry
Hand Finished Lining
Maintains structure and shape for timeless quality