Wolterton Verdures

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Wolterton Verdures. Venus and Adonis

A fine set of five Soho or Antwerp tapestries of the mythological story of Venus and Adonis.
MID-17th CENTURY. 
All within floral chain borders, each surmounted by a cockerel within a cartouche, a dog within a cartouche below, squirrels within a cartouche to the sides, and seated figures to the corners.