• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 107

    A SPANISH CARPET

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SPANISH CARPET
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Overall uneven wear, some repairs, a few small splits and little holes, localised spots of moth damage
    15 ft. 11 in. x 22 ft. 8 in. (485 cm. x 689 cm.)


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    While the design of this carpet and the colouring immediately suggest an attribution to Axminster, the knotting is typically and very clearly Spanish.

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