8 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 10,000
A FLEMISH TENIERS TAPESTRY
BRUSSELS, FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY, ATTRIBUTED TO PIETER AND JAN FRANS VAN DER BORGHT, AFTER DAVID TENIERS THE YOUNGER
Woven in wools and silks, depicting a village f/aete, dancing peasants outside a tavern with a forest beyond within a stylised scrolling foliate border, reduced in size
7 ft. (214 cm.) high; 8 ft. 6 in. (258 cm.) wide
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For further information on tapestries after David Teniers the Younger (d. 1690) please see previous lot.
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