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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 31

    AN ENGLISH ALLEGORICAL TAPESTRY FRAGMENT

    LATE 17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SOHO

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH ALLEGORICAL TAPESTRY FRAGMENT
    LATE 17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SOHO
    Woven in wools and silks depicting February from a series of the months, lacking border, extensive losses especially to the silks and with subsequent conservation in coarse weave, restored vertical cuts
    7 ft. 9 in. (235 cm.) high; 6 ft. 1 in. (184 cm.) wide


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