Current Location:
Flat File 01 -> Drawer 3 (FF)
Location Notes:
PDC; FF 01; Dr 3

“Sur Deux Reliquaires, Harold Prête Serment à Guillaume, Touching Two Reliquaries, Harold Swears Fealty to William.” By unknown artist

Artwork
Identifier:
2011.72.2
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster reproduction of original artwork
Date:
circa 2011
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 11 in Width: 14 in
Description:
Two figures in blue and gold on the left and the right. There are two stands in the spaces between the figures. Off white background. There are two figures above the main figure on the left. They are whispering to each other.
Historical Context:
The Bayeux Tapestry is 1.6 by 224.3 ft long and is actually an embroidered cloth. The embroidery depicts the events leading up to the Norman conquest of England as well as the events of the invasion itself. The tapestry is annotated in Latin.

Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Terms:
posters
tapestry