• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 251

    A TAXIDERMY MOUNTED LEOPARD SKIN

    MOUNTED BY VAN INGEN AND VAN INGEN, MYSORE, FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY

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    A TAXIDERMY MOUNTED LEOPARD SKIN
    MOUNTED BY VAN INGEN AND VAN INGEN, MYSORE, FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
    With ink stamp to backing 'VAN INGEN & VAN INGEN 26423'
    87 in. (221 cm.) long; 52 in. (132 cm.) wide


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