Red Tapestries(23 items)
Welcome to the Red Tapestrie Collection at NOVICA.
Eliazar Ochoa Ayacucho wool tapestries
"I love working in different colors and I find inspiration in the land of my birth — its history and the stories of my ancestors. I especially love preserving our traditions and techniques.
"Ayacucho is a privileged place. In the 17th century, it was already an important textile center, which made it one of our most important cities during the colonial period. Our... read more
Popular Red Tapestries
Andean Wool Tapestry, "Flight of the Condor"$189.99
Soaring through crimson skies, the great Andean condor is revered in South America. The Inca considered the majestic bird as a guide. Working on a traditional handloom, Eliazar Ochoa portrays the condor on a superb tapestry. The rich colors come from natural dyes.
Titled "Danza de colores" in Spanish.
Andean Handwoven Wool Tapestry with Birds on Red, "Red Birds in Eden"$189.99
Birds sing together as they flock to the spreading branches of a tree. "This is the Tree of Happiness," says master weaver Cerapio Vallejo. "It signifies the reign of peace and love in your home." A black border frames this stunning red tapestry, hand-woven of virgin wool.
Titled "Aves en el ocaso" in Spanish.
Handwoven Geometric Wool Tapestry from Peru, "Inca History"$397.99
Inspired by the figures of the Inca calendar, Peruvian artisan Eliazar Ochoa designs a tapestry that will add a geometric beauty to your home decor. Handwoven of wool on a traditional loom, the tapestry displays a square grid with intricate geometric patterns in red and earth tones. Fringes at the bottom complete this tapestry.
Fair Trade Floral Wool Tapestry, "Beautiful Andean Flower"$189.99
Wildflowers bloom on Andean slopes, filling the summer hills with their exuberant beauty. Inspiring Eliazar Ochoa, they bloom again on a hand woven tapestry. Aligned in diamonds, bright petals appear in precious symmetry.
Titled "Sumaq wayta" in Quechua.