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    Sale 7524

    Turin London Corfu The Collection of Giorgio Marsan and Umberta Nasi

    12 - 13 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 231

    A FINE APPLIQUÉD COVER

    eight-petal floral appliqué to white ground, with sashing and wide chintz borders, 100in. (254cm) square

    Price Realised  

    A FINE APPLIQUÉD COVER
    eight-petal floral appliqué to white ground, with sashing and wide chintz borders, 100in. (254cm) square


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    The variety of cottons in this cover appear to range from the late 18th century through to the 1840s, suggesting that the squares were made up and then assembled later; the quality of stitching suggests at least two seamstresses. Several of the chintzes retain their glaze.

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