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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 343

    A FLEMISH PASTORAL TAPESTRY

    17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FLEMISH PASTORAL TAPESTRY
    17TH CENTURY
    Woven in silks and wools, depicting a scene from The Loves of Gombaut and Macée, with the protagonists and various onlookers in a continuous narrative set in a hilly landscape, lacking borders, with later blue guard borders, reduced in size, areas of reweaving
    8 ft. 1 in. x 9 ft. 10 in. (216 x 300 cm.)


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