The tapestry original was woven in the manufacture of Beauvais in the mid XIX th. It was originally intended for the dining room of the Elysée Palace, and supplemented the decoration made up of large ornamental panels. The original border has been drawn by Chabal- Dussurgey and Godefroy. Paris, Mobilier National.
Weaving with ""Point de Flandres" weave" - 50% wool - 40% cotton