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The Camel from a set of five Grotesques

Style of Jean Berain (French, Saint-Mihiel 1640–1711 Paris)

Designer:
Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer (French, Lille 1636–1699 London)
Designer:
Border designed by Jean-Baptiste Monnoyer (French, Lille 1636–1699 London)
Designer:
Border designed by Guy Louis Vernansal the Elder (French, Fontainebleau 1648–1729 Paris)
Manufactory:
Beauvais
Factory director:
Philippe Béhagle (French, 1641–1705) (or his sucessors, his widow Anne van Heuven )
Factory director:
Philippe Béhagle (French, 1641–1705) (or his successors, his son Philippe)
Date:
design ca. 1688, production ca. 1690–1711
Culture:
French, Beauvais
Medium:
Wool, silk (21-27 warps per inch, 8-9 per cm.)
Dimensions:
H. 118 x W. 208 1/2 inches (299.7 x 529.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Tapestries
Credit Line:
Gift of John M. Schiff, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.437.1
206706

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