The Royal Tapestry Factory (Real Fábrica de Tapices de Santa Bárbara). Madrid, Spain
The Royal Tapestry Factory (Real Fábrica de Tapices de Santa Bárbara) is a building located in Madrid, Spain..The factory was founded by Philip V after Spain lost its Belgian territories, and their tapestry workshops, as a result of the Peace of Utrecht. The project was one of a number of mercantilist initiatives undertaken in the eighteenth century in the Madrid area to supply luxury goods. The factory's nineteenth-century building was declared Bien de Interés Cultural in 2006.
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