'Spring', A Louis XV classical tapestry, Aubusson, workshop of Michel Vergne, from the series The Four Seasons,
early 18th century
woven with the Goddess Flora/Venus symbolising Spring, seated on chariot pulled by floral garlands by winged children/cupids, lacking border, with later banded narrow selvedges; reduced in width, with narrow strip of reweaving up the far right edge,
Mounted on stretcher: approximately 194cm. high, 236cm. wide; 6ft. 4in., 7ft. 9in.