Worldwide Tapestries ::  Art tapestries ::  La Prise de Lille

La Prise de Lille

Detailed Image
La Prise de Lille 
Known as “L’Histoire du Roi”, the series chronicling the life of Louis XIV (1638-1715) spanned 14 different tapestries. This is one of the 14 scenes. It shows the king surveying Lille, which his troops have captured from the Spanish in 1667. It marked a turning point in the king’s strategy, as he sought to invade Spanish Netherlands and expand his control over Europe. It used up his country’s funds and France’s influence on the continent decreased rather than increased as the Dutch and English seized on France’s misfortunes. The King is shown facing us on the left. He is surrounded by his chief military engineer, Vauban, and his military commander, Tureene. Finely detailed, this is a superb piece of both history and art. This tapestry is lined and has a tunnel for ease of hanging. Note: tapestry rod and tassels, where pictured, are not included in the price.

Details
 
Product number: AR118-058
Sizes: 2
Material: 50% wool, 40% cotton & 10% other
Woven in: France

Options

Product options:
Dimensions: W 58" x H 44"
Price: $417.00
Dimensions: W 86" x H 58"
Price: $857.00

Currency is in US dollars, and product sizes are in inches (").

Items are shipped from the United States or United Kingdom. If shipped from the United Kingdom, this will be specified in the description above.

Don't forget your tapestry rods and tassels!

select tapestry rod

select tapestry tassel

Select your tapestry rod...

Select your tapestry tassels...


Customers who liked this product also viewed:


Worldwide Tapestries ::  Art tapestries ::  La Prise de Lille











To find out more about our limited time Free Tassels Offer, click here!

"Thank you so much for your help with getting a tapestry. It was great to find that when we returned to Australia we were able to peruse your extensive selection at our leisure, select several that we liked, and order them hassle free over the internet and delivered to our door! ...

Thanks again. We have no hesitation in recommending your service to others!"

Richard, New South Wales

"I am so happy with my purchase. But also extremely delighted with the service I have recieved which has been second to none...

But best of all the saving I made by purchasing online was great. Thankyou"

Jane, Mount Annan

"Now all the tapestries are installed in their allotted positions, my most optimistic expectations have been confirmed.

I am so delighted that a second order is already on the way!"

Rex, Queensland

"You have the most amazing range of tapestries to choose from, AND you ship the order free! Amazing!

After only 2 weeks, my beautiful tapestry arrived! It is perfect, I just love it, and have had so many favourable comments from family and friends.

I am hooked, ...and currently am awaiting delivery of my 2nd order."

Marilyn

Ordered a tapestry to very short timescales just before Christmas... not expecting to receive before the New Year. Extremely surprised when it arrived just before Christmas during all the really snowy weather

...& even more surprised at the high quality of the tapestry. I am now about to place an order for another tapestry for my daughter's 18th birthday.

Highly recommended!

David, England

I would highly recommend Worldwide Tapestries... Your tapestries and service is exemplary.

From a very satisfied customer.

Ian, Doncaster East

"I would like to just say that the service and the quality of the tapestry I've recently purchased are exceptional.

The photos are exactly as the actual physical item received.

Might possibly be a returning customer, just need to see if I can find any more space in the house. Thank you for a great service."

Olivera

See more testimonials