Chateau of Monceaux / Month of December. Design conceived by Charles Le Brun about 1665- by 1668. Royal Factory of Furniture to the Crown at the Gobelins Manufactory, Image © Le Mobilier National. Photo by Lawrence Perquis

Artist at Work: Tapestry Weaving


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Colorful and glittering tapestries, handwoven after designs by the most renowned artists, were the ultimate expression of power, taste, and wealth during the reign of Louis XIV. Join tapestry conservator and weaver Yadin Larochette in an exploration of the materials and techniques used to produce the monumental tapestries featured in the Woven Gold: Tapestries of Louis XIV exhibition. This is a free, drop-in program. 

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