• Property from the Collection o auction at Christies

    Sale 7819

    Property from the Collection of HRH The Prince George, Duke of Kent KG, KT, and HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent CI, GCVO and their families

    20 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 14

    A SET OF FINE LINEN PILLOWCASES

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF FINE LINEN PILLOWCASES
    20TH CENTURY
    Each with four openwork imperial borders and ruffled trim, embroidered with the monogram 'E' beneath a crown; together with two pillowcases with one openwork border and a lace trim, embroidered with the same monogram
    nineteen measuring approximately 21.7 in. (55 cm.) square;
    fourteen measuring approximately 27.9 in. (71 cm.) square;
    two measuring 19.7 x 18.5 in. (50 x 47 cm.) (35)


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    Provenance

    Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna, Princess Nicholas of Greece (1882-1957), daughter of Grand Duke Vladimir Alexandrovitch of Russia (1847-1909) and mother of Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent.