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    Sale 7623

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 579

    A FLEMISH VERDURE TAPESTRY

    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH VERDURE TAPESTRY
    LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Woven in wools and silks, depicting ducks in a wooded river landscape with a bridge and a castle beyond, within a scrolling foliate and flowerhead border and blue outer slip, possibly reduced in height, areas of restoration, including some patching and fairly extensive reweaving
    9 ft. 3 in. x 9 ft. 3 in. (282 cm. x 282 cm.)


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