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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 46

    AN AXMINSTER CARPET

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, ENGLAND

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AXMINSTER CARPET
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, ENGLAND
    The rust orange field with columns of floral medallions divided by floral sprays, in a rose-pink border of rosettes and X-motifs between plain pale yellow and ivory stripes, localised wear and repair, reduced in length, backed
    13 ft. 4 in. x 11 ft. 2 in. (406 cm. x 339 cm.)


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    Provenance

    With French & Co., New York.
    Acquired from S. Franses Gallery, May 1998.