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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 170

    A LARGE AUBUSSON CARPET

    FRANCE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE AUBUSSON CARPET
    FRANCE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The butter-milk field with a cusped ivory medallion containing linked floral wreathes framed by tan and burgundy stripes, in a broad oatmeal scrolling acanthus leaf border with an ivory oval cartouche at each corner filled with a floral bouquet, a broad chocolate-brown border outer stripe, occassional repairs, light surface marks and light localised colour run, backed
    21ft. 2in. x 16ft. 8in. (644 cm. x 507 cm.)


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