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The Lady and the unicorn : making sense of the senses / ARTE France.

Other author/creatorARTE France.
Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], c2002.
Description1 streaming video file (33 min.) : sd., col., digital.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Variant title Making sense of the senses
Contents Restoration of the Tapestries (2:48) -- Process for Creating Fifteenth Century Tapestries (3:05) -- Motifs: Flora, Animals, and Human Figures (3:04) -- Motifs: Coat of Arms, Unicorn, and Crescents (3:48) -- Artist Behind the Tapestries (2:26) -- Symbolism in "The Lady and the Unicorn" (3:53) -- Common Motifs in the Tapestries (2:47) -- Motto on Sixth Unicorn Tapestry (1:49) -- Descriptions of the Ladies in the Tapestries (1:59) -- "The Lady and the Unicorn": Quest for Love, Beauty, and God (3:27)
Abstract The National Museum of the Middle Ages in Paris is the home of The Lady and the Unicorn, the exotic set of six medieval tapestries that illustrates the five senses-and the Lady's deepest desire. This program seeks to unravel the mysteries woven into these enchanting wall hangings as it explores their history and symbolism.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
LanguageIn French.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginal produced: ARTE France, 2002 9780736566551
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number31235 Films Media Group

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