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        The Fifth Trumpet and the Locusts, number 24 from 'The Apocalypse of Angers', 1373-87

        Bataille, Nicolas (fl. 1363-1400); French. Medium: tapestry. Date: 14th Century. 'And the fifth angel sounded the trumpet, and I saw a star fall from heaven unto the earth, and there was given to him the key to the bottomless pit'; 'And the shapes of the locusts were like unto horses prepared for battle and on their heads as it were crowns like gold and their faces were as the faces of men; Opening of the Seven Seals; tapestries commissioned by Louis of Anjou in 1373; Provenance: Musee des Tapisseries, Angers, France / Giraudon. Photographic Rights The Bridgeman Art Library.


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