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European Tapestries
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saveontapestries.com. European tapestries are some of the magnificent and much sought
after tapestries all over the world. In the land of renaissance, aesthetism and decadence, one
can still find the beauty and the art of the bygone era in the form of European tapestries.
The European tapestries designs are motivated and draw their inspiration from those times
and the art and culture which flourished at that time. Work of Van Gogh and Claude Monte
are a favorite theme of modern day European tapestries. Some of the most preferred
European tapestries are the Belgian tapestries, especially the Bayeux tapestries and the
Beatrix tapestries.
European tapestries are called so essentially for the reason that the designs and patterns
chosen in those tapestries are origin of Europe. France, Germany, Belgium are places where
art grew, bloomed, flourished and it is still evolving to this day. One can still see the famous
French art pieces neatly weaved into each of the European tapestries. In fact, Belgium
tapestries are much adulated by people with an artistic bend of mind. One can find Belgian
tapestries in wall hangings tapestries and cushion or bolster tapestries very often.
These designs on tapestries are mainly inspired by the master pieces of great artists of the
long-gone times who produced their work in Europe. Designs are also inspired by the
characters and famous personalities of past, fictitious characters of great literary works like
those of Shakespeare. Common man and maids, social gatherings, regular lifestyles and the
events of the past times also find a substantial existence in European tapestries. Work of
awe inspiring artists like Da Vinci and Vincent Van Gogh are much sought after in European
tapestries. The Belgian tapestries wall hangings carry designs of world famous tapestry
weaving traditions like Aubusson, Savonnerie, Chambord, etc. They cover different themes
and pictorials of events and happening in history as well in myth.
You would find all the designs and works or European tapestries in our inexhaustible
collection of tapestries. We provide all kinds of tapestries to make your home light up with
art, beauty and culture. Woven in our special Jacquard loom, each piece is the result of
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