Haltadefinizione in the capital of tapestry and carpets
The large tapestry by Antoine Jorrand has been digitized in Aubusson (France).
The small town of Aubusson, in the heart of France, has always been well known for its tapestry production. This ancient art is on UNESCO’s Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Haltadefinizione and the French institute “Cité Internationale de la Tapisserie et de l'Art Tisée” are collaborating on an ambitious project of documentation, rediscovery and valorization
The precious tapestry by Antoine Jorrand, "La Fée des bois" (1909, 138.5 by 95.25 inches, or 352 x 242 cm), which is part of the Museum collection, has now been digitized in ultra-high definition. The reproduction, at a resolution of more than 1600 ppi (pixels per inch), will allow researchers to to conduct detailed studies, magnifying individual threads and analysing the weaving technique used to create it.
Capture even the slightest details to use in your exclusive publications. Ultra high definition images can take us where the human eye has never gone before. They become essential for large format art books made for students and art lovers.
Come face to face with the great works.Our printed reproductions are made at full size, or 1:1 scale. With ultra high definition scanning in gigapixel format, color reproduction is true and every minute detail is visible just as on the original object.