Tuesday, January 15, 2013
The Unicorn in Captivity - Unicorn Tapestries - Vintage Fabric
Known as The Unicorn in Captivity, this fabric is based on a series of medieval Unicorn Tapestries from 1495-1505, and is based on religious symbolism. The tapestries are housed at The Cloisters in New York, a branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The fabric is on Revival Fabrics right now.
To read more about the incredible Unicorn Tapestries series, visit the MOMA website. Below is a photo of The Unicorn in Captivity tapestry at the MOMA