Peruvian Tapestries(220 items)
Welcome to the Peruvian Tapestrie Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Peruvian Tapestries
Where to begin! I am in love with this. The colors, the quality, the energy. I have it in my studio where i do energy work that includes a lot of sound energy. It hangs amongst some clear crystal tools and just makes the space pop. So very pleased.
The color, the texture, the pattern, the beauty! It is art. You can just feel it. Love this! I found a perfect tree branch to use as a rod and will be hanging it in my studio.
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 Peruvian Tapestries
Andean Earth Tone Wool Tapestry with Birds (2x5), "Birds of Peru"$209.99
Birds of all kinds perch on the generous branches of the Tree of Life. Surrounded by crimson blossoms, the feathered songsters join in a joyous celebration of nature. Working on a traditional Andean handloom, master weaver Eliazar Ochoa transforms virgin wool into a splendid wall hanging.
Titled "Fauna" in Spanish.
Handmade Wool Bird Tapestry, "Peruvian Heron"$297.99
Poised with a leg upon a rock, a heron admires the beauty of the Peruvian landscape. Walter Paucar transforms his art into a tribute to Peru's ecological treasures by weaving this wool tapestry on a traditional loom with a cotton warp, in the unique San Pedro style.
Artisan Hand Loomed Vibrant Wall Hanging Tapestry, "Peruvian Jungle"$379.99
Eliazar Ochoa captures the beauty and mysteries of the Peruvian jungle for this extraordinary wall hanging. "I want to show the world the great variety of animals that lives in our jungle, like monkeys, cockatoos and other exotic birds, snakes, iguanas and spiders," says Ochoa as he describes the wall hanging. He weaves the wool composition on a traditional Ayacucho loom.
Peruvian Geometric Wool Tapestry Wall Hanging, "Inca Warmth"$204.99
Weaving is an ancient tradition in the Andes, and hand loomed Inca textiles were more highly prized than gold. Carrying on the legacy, Eliazar Ochoa creates an intricate tapestry of dazzling beauty. His motifs are inspired by ancient Andean art, executed in a woolen palette of glowing warmth.
Titled "Incaycas" in Spanish.