Animal & Wildlife

Classic Tapestries has many beautiful Animal & Wildlife designs. Not all are available for viewing on the website. We welcome enquiries. Please contact us for further designs.

CH1003 KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE

From an original English tapestry woven circa 1895. This design depicts the shields of the twenty-four knights of the round table of King Arthur, the English King of ancient legend. Other sizes, with or without hanging loops and a range of borders available. Contact us for more information.

VA5029 GREENERY WITH STAG

Woven late 16th Century in Grammont,Flanders in the then new style of "greeneries with large leaves" Silk-screened.

VA5030 BEAUVAIS GREENERY

16th Century tapestry from Audenarde, Flanders with birds and large aristolochia leaves. Silk-screened.

CH1033 KNIGHTS OF KING ARTHUR

This tapestry with hanging loops depicts the shields of the Knights of the Round Table. From a design circa 1890. Loom woven

CH1048 KNIGHTS OF KING ARTHUR (BORDER)

A tapestry depicting the shields of the Knights of the Round Table. Loom woven.

NM2050 THE WINGED STAGS

This symbolic tapestry originally woven in the 15th Century is now housed at the Museum of Antiquities in Rouen, France. Silk-screened

NM2083 BAYEUX-BATTLE OF HASTINGS

This tapestry represents the historic Battle of Hastings in 1066 when William of Normandy defeated Harold and the English Saxons. Loom woven

CH1007 THE CHIEF KNIGHTS

A symbolic tapestry where the Lion represents the courageous Knights of the Round Table who have departed on their quest to find the Unicorn. Loom woven

NM2092 LES CERFS AILES

This hand woven allegorical tapestry originally woven in the 15th century for the King of France, now at the Museum of Antiquities in Rouen, France. Hand woven

TC163 KING ARTHUR- UNICORN

WM8161 VINE AND ACANTHUS

The original tapestry was the first and only tapestry woven entirely by William Morris himself at his home Kelmscott House, Hammersmith, London in 1879. The loom was set up in the bedroom and took Morris 516 hours weaving over many months. This tapestry design has over the years been known as Cabbage and Vine and Acanthus and Vine. Loom woven

WM8163 BIRDS AND ACANTHUS

The original design dates from the late 1870s and results from William Morris's study of birds, it features a fine array of leaves. Loom woven

WM8165 THE PEACOCK

From the collaborative design by William Morris and Phillip Webb titled "The Forest Tapestry". Loom woven

WM8165 THE PEACOCK

From the collaborative design by William Morris and Phillip Webb titled "The Forest Tapestry". Loom woven

WM8167 THE FOREST

From "The Forest Tapestry" woven by Morris & Co in 1887. Loom woven

WM8171 BIRDS

From an original design around 1880 featuring birds and swirling foliage. Loom woven

WM8172 FOX AND PHEASANTS

This tapestry was originally wozen in 1887 and features a magnificent border of fruit, berries and leaves. Loom woven

WM8175 THE WOODPECKER

This version of the Woodpecker is similar to catalogue number WM8162 but is without the scroll. Loom woven

AD7189 THE ELEPHANT

Reproduction of a tapestry originally woven at Aubusson in France in the mid 18th century. Loom woven

AD7190 THE CAMEL

An "exotic style" tapestry from the mid 18th century, when new lands were celebrated. Loom woven