Any visitor of the Vatican City will be mind blown by the amount of the art to see in the Vatican museum. It can range from painting, statues and artefacts. As a Textile person, I took some pictures of some of the textile art in there and would like to share them with you.
Adoration of the Magi, “Scuola Nuova” series: Episodes of the Christ life from a cartoon of Raphael’s school. Brussels 1524 – 1531. Workshop of Pieter van Aelst.
Maffeo Barberini elected Pope ” The life of Urban VIII” series. Rome, Barberini manufacture, 1668 – 1669. Weaver: Maria della Riviera.
Episodes from the Passion. Tournai (?), late 15th century. Donated in 1893 by the Queen Regent of Spain Maria Cristina of his Episcopal Jubilee.
And finally the El Anatsui, ” Then, the Flashes of Spirit, 2011″.