Lot 79: Vera Vermeersch, Tapestry with Elvira Bach Motif, Ghent, 1994
October 20, 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Hand-knotted wool in various colors
Ghent, Belgium, 1994
Version: Vera Vermeersch
Verso cotton sticker “Atelier Vera Vermeersch Werner Gilson”, tagged “Elvira Bach” in black marker
Dimensions: 280 x 238 cm
Very good condition
The tapestry features the “Woman in Radish Field” motif by Elvira Bach
The tapestry is in very good condition with minimal staining. It measures 280 x 238 cm.
Atelier Vera Vermeersch
Studied art historian Vera Vermeersch opened a workshop for textile restoration in Ghent in 1986 and immediately began working with antique textiles. Since the 1990s, she has produced bespoke tapestries and floor carpets from her atelier. According to the designs of other artists and designers or her own designs.
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