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    Sale 5929

    The Sunday Sale - Property of the Late Monty Lewis, removed from Hyver Manor & Property of the Late Dr. William Lindsaygordon

    29 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 26

    A TAPESTRY CARTOON FROM THE SERIES OF THE STORIES OF ROMULUS AND REMUS

    AFTER THE ORIGINAL DESIGN, PROBABLY BY BERNARD VAN ORLEY OR PIETER COEKE VAN AELST, CIRCA 1920

    Price Realised  

    A TAPESTRY CARTOON FROM THE SERIES OF THE STORIES OF ROMULUS AND REMUS
    After the original design, probably by Bernard van Orley or Pieter Coeke van Aelst, circa 1920
    Painted, depicting panels of the Youth of Romulus and Remus; Numitor Returns to the Alba Longa; and The Presentation of Hersula to Romulus
    152 x 104 in. (3.86 x 2.65 m.)


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    After the original design, circa 1530.

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