The Unicorn Tapestries Were Made for Anne of Brittany

  title={The Unicorn Tapestries Were Made for Anne of Brittany},
  author={J. Rorimer},
  journal={Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin},
  • J. Rorimer
  • Published 1942
  • Art
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin
cipher, which figures so prominently in th scholevery one of the unicorn tapestries given in 19371 to the Metropolitan Museum for The Cloisters by John D. Rockefeller, Jr In fact, when first writing about this magnificent series, I found it necessary-notwithstanding extensive research by various scholars through the years-to state: "It is as extraordinary as it is regrettable that it has not been possible to discover for whom or where and by whom these tapestries were made.''2 

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