Chasse au faucon tapestry
Tournai ateliers, about 1515
Size: 102 x 320 cm (40” x 130”)
The Chasse au faucon tapestry, weaved in Tournai ateliers, shows nobles indulging in falconry set in a naive landscape. Falconry was very popular amongst nobles and provides a portrayal of life at the beginning of the reign of Francis I.