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    Sale 7614

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 93

    AN AUBUSSON PICTORIAL TAPESTRY EMBLEMATIC OF SUMMER

    MANUFACTURE ROYALE BRAQUENIÉ, AFTER THE PAINTING 'LE PRINTEMPS' BY FRANÇOIS BOUCHER, FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY

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    AN AUBUSSON PICTORIAL TAPESTRY EMBLEMATIC OF SUMMER
    Manufacture Royale Braquenié, after the painting 'Le Printemps' by François Boucher, first quarter 20th century
    Depicting an amorous couple by a spring in a rural landscape, signed in the weave M. R. B. AUBUSSON to the lower right border
    63 x 94½ in. (160 x 240 cm.)


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