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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 107

    A EUROPEAN CARPET

    POSSIBLY SPANISH, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A EUROPEAN CARPET
    POSSIBLY SPANISH, CIRCA 1900
    The ivory field with an overall design of scrolling fan-shaped leaves issuing floral sprays and leafy vine, in a rust-red border of running dog figures, an inner angular boteh vine stripe and plain narrow outer stripe, full pile throughout, square repair in one border, backing strips on reverse
    15ft.5in. x 12ft.7in. (467cm. x 383cm.)


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