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Why was the conquest of England documented in a tapestry? a. Tapestry was the only accepted form of art in during the 11th century. b. The monks only had thread and cloth with which to create the documentation. c. Tapestries were known to be both durable and portable. d. All of the above are true statements.

Bethany Evans

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Chelsea Hayes on January 26, 2018

In my opinion, C is the correct answer.Here is my reasoning. It is a quote from Sylvette Lemagnen, conservator of one of the greatest tapestries of the story, the Bayeux Tapestry."The Bayeux tapestry is one of the supreme achievements of Romanesque Norman .... Its survival almost intact over nine centuries is little short of miraculous ... Its exceptional length, the harmony and freshness of its colors, its exquisite workmanship, and the genius of its guiding spirit combine to make it endlessly fascinating" - Sylvette Lemagnen, curator of the tapestryHope this helps!

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