Great Works of Art: The Bayeux Tapestry

Video title: Bayeux Tapestry

Watch this video about The Bayeux Tapestry, one of the worlds Great Works of Art showing events leading up to the Battle of Hastings and Norman conquest of England

With this title you will learn about the history behind the Bayeux Tapestry, the Battle of Hastings in 1066 and the events leading up to it, as depicted in the tapestry. Discover that it should be more correctly called the Bayeux Hanging, and is the only surviving example of narrative needlework from the early Middle Ages.

 

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Great Works of Art: The Bayeux Tapestry. Learning Objectives for this video:

  • The Tapestry of Bayeux. Learn about The Bayeux Tapestry. With this video, you-ll study the themes of warfare and conflict in one of the world-s most noted works of art: the Bayeux Tapestry.
  • Study the events leading up to the Battle of Hastings and the Norman conquest of England through the masterful narrative embroidery Bayeux Tapestry.
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