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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi Volume II Session II

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 453

    AN AGRA CARPET

    NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1880

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    AN AGRA CARPET
    NORTH INDIA, CIRCA 1880
    The shaded raspberry-red field with an overall design of large palmettes linked with pastel-coloured leaf and palmette vine with occasional cloud-bands, in a broad inky-blue palmette and linked vine border between an inner golden yellow reciprocal and an outer raspberry-red leaf and flowerhead minor stripe, corroded brown, scattered narrow reweaves, selvages frayed, slight loss at both ends
    10ft.5in. x 7ft.2in. (318 x 217 cm.)


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