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Hunt of the Unicorn

Produced in 1974, this video was created in conjunction with the loan exhibition Masterpieces of Tapestry. It explores the The Cloisters' Unicorn tapestries, retelling the story they depict and interpreting the symbolic meanings of the mythic creature.

May 2013 through May 2014 marks the seventy-fifth anniversary of The Cloisters.

Collections, Medieval Art and The Cloisters (74)

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Sorrow's Universal Language
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Empathy through Mimicry
(00:01:18) 36 views

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The Hidden Body Speaks
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Four Hands, Many Meanings
(00:01:46) 48 views

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Everyday Angels
(00:01:48) 36 views

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Framed by the Body
(00:01:40) 43 views

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Falconry at The Cloisters
(00:00:30) 221 views

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The Cloisters: Part Three
(00:15:56) 159 views

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The Cloisters: Part Two
(00:17:40) 327 views

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The Cloisters: Part One
(00:17:14) 990 views

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The Cloisters: Part Four
(00:17:19) 154 views

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Red Monastery
(00:05:25) 5122 views

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Stones of Medieval Italy
(03:39:26) 112 views

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Hanukkah: A Higher Holiday
(00:56:13) 109 views