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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 540

    A LOUIS XV PASTORAL TAPESTRY

    AUBUSSON, MID-18TH CENTURY, AFTER JEAN-BAPTISTE HUET

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XV PASTORAL TAPESTRY
    AUBUSSON, MID-18TH CENTURY, AFTER JEAN-BAPTISTE HUET
    Depicting women and children with cattle in a meadow within a scrolling foliate border, the right hand border and corner clasps later
    9 ft. 2 in. x 7 ft. 9 in. (278 cm. x 238 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Phillips, London, 18 June 1991, lot 37


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE W. STUART COLLECTION OF TEXTILES (LOTS 204, 540, 546-547 &553)