Folder 25 x 35 cm The Lady and the Unicorn - To My Sole DesireLog in to see prices
Folder taking again the famous tapestry visible in the museum of the Middle Ages of Cluny, the Lady with the Unicorn.
The remaining sixth sense, explained only by the inscription "À mon seul désir" (To my only desire), has inspired countless theories. Without excluding a possible meaning in the register of courtly love, it could be a reference to free will: the woman with her decorative headdress and refined clothing, renouncing temporal pleasures.
The Lady and the Unicorn - À mon seul désir (detail), 1500 - Wool and silk tapestry / 377 x 473 cm
- Dimensions :
- 35 x 25 cm
- Original work kept at :
- Paris - Musée du Moyen Âge - Thermes et Hôtel de Cluny
- Theme :
- Arts and crafts