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    Sale 7433

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    8 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 213

    A FRENCH SIMULATED TAPESTRY

    IN THE MANNER OF JEAN-JOSEPH DUMONS, OIL ON CANVAS, PROBABLY LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH SIMULATED TAPESTRY
    IN THE MANNER OF JEAN-JOSEPH DUMONS, OIL ON CANVAS, PROBABLY LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Depicting the view from a balcony with a servant drawing red drapes framed with a lambrequinned pelmet, on the scroll-carved balustrade a parrot and fruiting branches, a fountain and a mountainous landscape beyond, in a simulated picture frame border, slightly reduced in height
    8 ft. 1 in. (246 cm.) high; 10 ft. 5 in. (316 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN