Commissioned by Clemens August von Wittelsbach (1700‐1761) for his Cabinet at Schloss Augustusburg near Brühl.
Woven from designs by Johann Martin Metz (1717‐1790) at the Bonn Savonnerie manufacture (1758‐1761) (Kurkölnische Savonneriemanufaktur)
Savonnerie knotted pile, wool, hemp
Each tapestry 400 x 102 cm

Provenance :
Prince Elector Clemens August von Wittelsbach (1700‐1761). Commisioned for his cabinet at Schloss Augustusburg near Brühl
Prince‐Bishop of Speyer, Franz Christoph von Hutten zum Stolzenberg (1700‐1770).
Brought to Schloss Bruchsal, circa 1765
Margraves and Grand Dukes of Baden (1803‐1858). Inventoried in the collection of Schloss Bruchsal in 1808 / 1825 / 1834/35
Georges Hoentschel (1855‐1915). The three tapestries are reproduced in the catalogue of the first sale of his estate. (Galerie Georges Petit, Paris 2/04/1919, no. 361)
Acquired by a French noble collector. Thence by descent

Three German wall savonneries tapestries of Princely provenance