Tapestries

Tapestry is a form of textile art meant for wall hanging and tapestries are traditionally woven on a vertical looms. Tapestry is weft-faced weaving, in which all the warp threads are hidden in the completed work. Unlike cloth weaving where both the warp and the weft threads may be visible. In tapestry weaving, weft yarns are typically discontinuous; the artisan interlaces each coloured weft back and forth in its own small pattern area. It is a plain weft-faced weave having weft threads of different colours worked over portions of the warp to form the design.  Most weavers use a natural warp thread, such as linen or cotton. The weft threads are usually wool or cotton, but may include silk, gold, silver, or other alternatives.

At Rugs and More we carry the largest selection of certified tapestries on the west coast of Unites States and our tapestries have attracted discerning clients from around the world to decorate their walls with these classical woven arts and enjoy their beauty.

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  • Antique French Tapestry rugs and more oriental carpet 31762-

    Antique French Tapestry

    Antique French Tapestry made in circa 1600’s. Featuring unique and beautiful detail.

    Size: 1’5 x 4’2

    #31762
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  • Mushwani Saddle bag Santa Barbara Design Center

    Mushwani Saddle bag

    This rare, antique Mushwani saddle bag is among the most finely woven of Afghan Baluchis.  Frequently these beautiful rare antique bags show rows of pile weave. Mushwani rugs may be the darkest pile woven rugs made. As shown here these particular saddlebags often combine black, dark brown and dark blue

    2 x 5

    #31637
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  • Antique Finest 1700s Persian Pashmina Kashmiri Shawl. Antique woven carpet art sold by Santa Barbara Design Center Rugs and More in Santa Barbara California

    Antique Finest 1700s Pashmina Kashmiri Shawl

    Pashmina shawls are of the highest quality made from the pashmina goat from Kashmir, India. Its fleece has been used for thousands of years to make the highest quality of shawls called pashminas.

    6’1″ x 6’1″

    #31305
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  • 18th Century French Tapestry II Santa barbara design center-6

    18th Century French Tapestry II

    Tapestries are also draped on the walls of castles for insulation during winter. As well as for decorative display.

    Size: 3’3 x 7’9

    #30635
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  • 18th Century French Tapestry I santa barbara design center-7

    18th Century French Tapestry I

    Tapestries are also draped on the walls of castles for insulation during winter. As well as for decorative display.

    Size: 3’3 x 7’9

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  • Rasht Shawl Embroidery Circa 1850

    Rasht Shawl Embroidery Circa 1850

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    5’8″ x 5’9″

    Rasht Shawl Embroidery Circa 1850 Embroidered Shawls are real works of art. They became complex in their use of traditional Persian floral patterns.

     

    #30092
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  • Antique Kerman Shawl Circa 1800

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    Size: 5’6″ x 5’6″

    Beautiful Antique Kerman Shawl Circa 1800 Embroidered are real works of art. They became complex in their use of traditional Persian floral patterns.

    #30091
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  • Antique Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    Antique Tapestry

    Hand woven Antique rare piece.

    6’1×8’5

    #27521
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  • European Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    European Tapestry

    European Tapestry from the seen of harvesting.

    4’6×6’11

    #27516
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  • France Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    France Tapestry

    Hunting scene hand made in France woolen silk.

    4’1×7’3

    #27515
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  • 1600 Italian Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    1600 Italian Tapestry

    Finest Italian Needle work of Silk in the 1600’s.

    5’6×5’10

    #27514
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  • Game Park Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    Game Park Tapestry Flemish 16th. Century

    Woven in 1500’s with woolen silk

    A FLEMISH GAME PARK TAPESTRY
    16th. CENTURY, PROBABLY AUDENARDE
    Depicting an alligator and a lynx in a wooded landscape with a courtly hunt and a town beyond within an elaborate strap work border with allegorical figures and grotesques

    6’10×7’10

    #27513
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  • Kapa Tapestry

    Made from pounded bark by Hawaiians.

    6’x8’1

    #27511
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  • French Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    French Tapestry

    Antique french tapestry hand made woolen silk.

    5’8×6’7

    #27510
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  • French Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    French Tapestry CON.

    Antique french tapestry of romantic seen. RB

    6’7×7’6

    #27509
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  • Antique European Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    Antique European Tapestry

    Classical seen of a paradise.

    5’9×5’10

     

    #27508
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  • 1550's Brussel Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    1550 Brussels Tapestry

    1550 Brussels Tapestry woven silk.

    4’11X6’2

    #27507
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  • Brussel Tapestry Santa Barbara Design Center

    Brussels Tapestry

    1550 woven silk rare Europe work of art.

    8’5×8’3

    #27506
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  • Santa Barbara Design Center Tapestry

    Antique Concert Hall Tapestry

    Tapestry from the forefathers of America.

    7’x8’7″

    #27497
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  • Santa Barbara Design Center Tapestry

    Antique Italian Tapestry

    Rare 17th century Italian in extraordinary condition.

    7’6 x 9’11

    #27498
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  • British Tapestry

    With ornate crest detail.

    4’11×5’7

    #27495
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  • Tapestry 15

    Sale! $5,900.00 $2,950.00

    Woven after beauvais tapestry.

    3’2″ x 5′

    #27177
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  • Tapestry 16

    Sale! $19,600.00 $9,800.00

    Beauvais style tapestry woven in wool and silk

    6’1″ x 7’3″

    #27176
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  • Tapestry 17

    Sale! $13,900.00 $6,950.00

    All hand made classical and unique coat of arms.

    5′ x 6’7″

    #27175
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