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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 429

    A LOUIS XIV VERDURE TAPESTRY FRAGMENT

    AUBUSSON, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XIV VERDURE TAPESTRY FRAGMENT
    AUBUSSON, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    woven in wools and silks, depicting a parrot perched in a tree within a fruiting foliate border decorated with vases and birds, with a later blue outer guard border
    96 x 53in. (245 x 135 cm.)


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