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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1219

    A LOUIS XV STYLE BEECHWOOD AND TAPESTRY FIRESCREEN

    THE TAPESTRY AUBUSSON, 18TH CENTURY, THE FRAME 19TH CENTURY

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    A LOUIS XV STYLE BEECHWOOD AND TAPESTRY FIRESCREEN
    THE TAPESTRY AUBUSSON, 18TH CENTURY, THE FRAME 19TH CENTURY
    With ornately carved frame headed by a flower-filled urn flanked by monkeys, the tapestry depicting a vase of flowers, the panel signed Dobvsson, the signature possibly reworked
    45 in. (114.5 cm.) high, 29 in. (73.5 cm.) wide, 16 ¼ in. (41 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Jacques Kugel Antiquare, Paris, in 1965.
    Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.