Monokeros, or Unicorn, is a French woven jacquard tapestry cushion cover from the Dame a La Licorne series. The companion cushion covers of this set include: 7808 Monokeros 7809 Garennes 7810 Aslan 7811 Eloise The artwork is an extract from the original tapestry series The Lady And The Unicorn circa 1511. The original set of 6 tapestries personify the five senses, the sixth commonly considered to be a declaration of love. Commissioned by Jean Leviste and woven by Willem de Pannemaker; now on exhibit in the Cluny Museum in Paris. This piece features the millefleurs background so prevalent in medieval tapestries.
Woven in France
Cushion cover backed with lining and zipper. Infill not included.