The Unicorn in Captivity


The Unicorn in Captivity (one of seven woven hangings popularly known as the Unicorn Tapestries or the Hunt of the Unicorn), 1495-1505, wool, silk, silver, and gilt (The Cloisters, The Metropolitan Museum of Art)


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Cite this page as: Dr. Steven Zucker and Dr. Beth Harris, "The Unicorn in Captivity," in Smarthistory, November 29, 2015, accessed December 3, 2016, http://smarthistory.org/the-unicorn-in-captivity/.