Description & Technical information

This charming fragment survives as an element from a vertical Renaissance border, the head of a faun with two fangs coming out of its mouth and below with foliate decoration in grisaille and colors. The faun is unusually fully modeled with a combination of bold cross-hatching and stick work.

Date:  1550
Period:  1400-1600, 16th Century
Origin:  France
Medium: Stained glass
Categories: Illuminated Manuscripts & Medieval Works of Art, Works of Art