A French Aubusson early 19th century vertical tapestry. This French Aubusson tapestry features a pastoral scene depicted in a vertical format. The frame is decorated with a foliage frieze of red, green and orange tones, surrounding the central landscape. In the typical Aubusson manner, the scene depicts a character set in a theatre of greenery and foliage with architecture in the background. The main character is situated in the lower left section of the tapestry gently reclining against a rock. This female character is surrounded by two animals, drawing you immediately into the scene. In the background, a baluster and a small hamlet provide the prospective. This French Aubusson tapestry, circa 1800 or earlier would warm by its presence virtually any room.