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    Sale 5355

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    20 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 352

    A LARGE SHIP'S WOOLWORK PICTURE OF A REVIEW OF THE ENGLISH AND FRENCH FLEET

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A LARGE SHIP'S WOOLWORK PICTURE OF A REVIEW OF THE ENGLISH AND FRENCH FLEET
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Set in an associated wood floor standing frame
    woolwork 24 x 34 in. (61 x 87 cm.) Frame 42 x 39½ in. (107 x 100 cm.)


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    The depiction possible represents the visit of the French fleet in 1865 as it is unsual to see both British and French ships in the same woolwork.

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