16th century

Feuille de choux au cerf

  • Flanders
  • 16th century (c. 1570)
  • Wool and silk
  • 9'0" x 7'9"

This magnificent piece shows in its upper part a field made with original laced “feuilles de choux”, flowers, fruits and birds. A splendid deer takes up the lower side.

The rich border is decorated with leaves, flowers, fruits and eight feminine figures.