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Hawk and three pheasants

Manufactory:
Savonnerie Manufactory (Manufactory, established 1626; Manufacture Royale, established 1663)
Designer:
Probably after a design by Alexandre François Desportes (French, Champigneulle 1661–1743 Paris)
Date:
1719–72
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Wool (108 knots per sq. inch, 17 per sq. cm.)
Dimensions:
H. 73 x W. 27 inches (185.4 x 68.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1906
Accession Number:
07.225.284
Not on view
Georges Hoentschel (until 1906; sold to Morgan) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (1906; to MMA)
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