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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 517

    A ROYAL HOUSE OF HANOVER COVER OF CRIMSON VELVET OF LARGE SIZE

    CIRCA 1850

    Price Realised  

    A ROYAL HOUSE OF HANOVER COVER OF CRIMSON VELVET OF LARGE SIZE
    CIRCA 1850
    The crimson ground worked with gilt-frogging at the corners, with large gilt-tassels and braid
    114 in. (290 cm.) x 118 in. (300 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Supplied to George V of Hanover for Schloss Marienburg and by descent in the Royal House of Hanover until sold Sotheby's house sale, 5-15 October 2005, lot 2521.