Explore Unicorn Tapestries, The Unicorn, and more!

❤️ #unicorn !!!! my new #article for @bookmodamag is also about this #fantastic #creature  in this pic #theunicornincaptivity from The Unicorn #tapestries 1495 1505 #metmuseum #themetropolitanmuseumofart #newyorkcity and #alexandermcqueen #golddress fw 2016 2017 #unicorns #fantasia #barbarabolelli #bestiaries xx

❤️ #unicorn !!!! my new #article for @bookmodamag is also about this #fantastic #creature in this pic #theunicornincaptivity from The Unicorn #tapestries 1495 1505 #metmuseum #themetropolitanmuseumofart #newyorkcity and #alexandermcqueen #golddress fw 2016 2017 #unicorns #fantasia #barbarabolelli #bestiaries xx

The Unicorn in Captivity (from the Unicorn Tapestries), 1495–1505. South Netherlandish. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1937 (37.80.6) #Cloisters

New York City, Metropolitan Museum, The Cloisters The Unicorn Tapestries on “the hunt of the unicorn” Series of seven Flemish tapestries from around 1500 CE. Tapestry no. The Unicorn in captivity

Detail of ‘The Lady and the Unicorn tapestry (1420) Maltese dog on her skirt,  Here we have the little white Jewel again in another Tapestry of the set of medieval tapestries of "The Lady and the Unicorn" in the Cluny in Paris....this time he is sitting on his Mommies skirt because he is too refined to sit on common earth, isn't it ? :-))

Detail of ‘The Lady and the Unicorn tapestry Maltese dog on her skirt, Here we have the little white Jewel again in another Tapestry of the set of medieval tapestries of "The Lady and the Unicorn" in the Cluny Museum in Paris

The Unicorn is Found (from the Unicorn Tapestries), 1495–1505. South Netherlandish. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1937 (37.80.2) #Cloisters

The Hunt of the Unicorn, or the Unicorn Tapestries, is a series of seven tapestries dating from between 1495 and The Unicorn is Found

#MetKids Fun Fact: Some people in the Middle Ages believed that unicorns were real animals. They also thought that you could make poisoned water or wine safe to drink by touching it with a unicorn's horn. | The Unicorn in Captivity (from the Unicorn Tapestries), 1495–1505. Southern Netherlandish. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of John D. Rockefeller Jr., 1937 (37.80.6)

The Unicorn in Captivity (from the Unicorn Tapestries) Artist (netherlands, Place - Met, NY

gorgeous gown & surcote - also tablecloth, musical instrument of some kind? from the unicorn tapestries ("hearing")

gorgeous gown & surcote - also tablecloth, musical instrument of some kind? from the unicorn tapestries, Cluny Museum

Musée de Cluny (Museum of the Middle Ages) in one of the few medieval buildings left in Paris - also incorporates remnants of the Roman Baths

Musée de Cluny (Museum of the Middle Ages), Paris, France, established in 1843 upon two national architectural landmarks: the Gallo-Roman baths to centuries CE) and the Abbée de Cluny (end of the century),

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