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Unicorn In Captivity Print

Item# 80-031454 

Price: $28.95
Member Price: $26.05

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Details

  • Imported
  • Print reproduction
  • 20'' x 24''
  • Gift wrap not available

Description

Description

The Unicorn in Captivity, wool warp with wool, silk, silver, and gilt wefts, ca. 1495-1505.

A contented confinement. The Unicorn in Captivity may have been created as a single image rather than as part of the celebrated series known as the Unicorn Tapestries at The Cloisters. These luxurious medieval hangings vividly depict scenes associated with a hunt for an elusive, magical unicorn. In this print, the unicorn probably represents the beloved tamed. The tapestry shows the mythical creature loosely tethered to a tree and constrained by a low fence. Though he could easily escape he is apparently happy to remain inside, indicated by the ripe, seed-laden pomegranates in the tree, a medieval symbol of fertility and marriage.

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