Square with a Grape Harvesting Scene

Linen, wool; tapestry-woven | 14.6in | 4th-5th century

Unknown Artist

This charming vignette depicts two grape harvesters in an arbor. One man kneels, holding a basket of grapes, while a seated man picks grapes and places them in the basket. Scenes of the vintage would have appealed to a wide audience. Such an image co...
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