• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 125

    A SILK AND WOOLSTITCH APPLIED BURGUNDY CUT SILK VELVET PELMET COVER

    FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SILK AND WOOLSTITCH APPLIED BURGUNDY CUT SILK VELVET PELMET COVER
    FIRST HALF 18TH CENTURY
    38.5 cm. x 220 cm.
    Together with a silver and gold brocade applied velvet orphry panel, Italian, the applied work probably 17th century on a later ground - 142 cm. long; A silk wool and metal thread applied red velvet orphry panel, early 20th century - 626 cm. long; A silk and metal thread embroidery applied green silk velvet panel, probably Italian, part 17th century and later - 194 cm. long; A gold thread applied pressed green velvet stole, 18th century - 128 cm. long; A silver thread and silk stitch embroidered maniple, 18th century - 69 cm. long; A circular silver thread embroidered applied table cover, probably Turkish, 17th/18th century, centred by a stylized flowerhead with metal rings attached to the edges and leather backing - 50 cm. diam.; And a woolstitch applied red velvet fragment, probably Italian, 16th/17th century - 72 cm. long (8)


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