The Falkland tapestries by Unknown Artist

An incomplete set of four scenes representing scenes from the story of Joseph: Joseph being cast into the well; Jacob shown Joseph's coat of many colours; Joseph's sliver cup discovered in Benjamin's sack of grain; Joseph reveals himself to his brothers in Egypt.

Details

Medium:
Tapestry
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £10,000)
Acquired in:
1980
Vendor:
A R Trotter

Provenance

On loan from the Trotter family of Morton Hall, hanging in the Chapel Royal of Falkland Palace.

Venue details

Falkland Palace & Garden CUPAR Fife KY7 7BU 01337 857397 www.nts.org.uk/Visit/Falkland-Palace/

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £12.50)

1 Mar - 31 Oct, Mon-Sat, 11.00-17.00; Sun 12.00-17.00 (last admission 16.30)