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    Sale 7545

    A Town House in Mayfair

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 588

    A EUROPEAN GROS-POINT NEEDLEWORK CARPET

    PROBABLY ENGLAND, MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A EUROPEAN GROS-POINT NEEDLEWORK CARPET
    PROBABLY ENGLAND, MID-19TH CENTURY
    The ivory field with an overall design of rose bouquets set within a lattice formed of charcoal lozenges linked by rosette roundels, in an olive-green border of linked ivory cartouches containing stylised floral bouquets between narrow graduated blue minor stripes, touches of repiling throughout, backed
    12 ft. 1 in. x 10 ft. 6 in. (368 cm. x 320 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Acquired from S. Franses, London.